42 U.S. Code § 16021. Project establishment

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(a) Establishment

The Secretary shall establish a project to be known as the “Next Generation Nuclear Plant Project” (referred to in this part as the “Project”).

(b) ContentThe Project shall consist of the research, development, design, construction, and operation of a prototype plant, including a nuclear reactor that—
is based on research and development activities supported by the Generation IV Nuclear Energy Systems Initiative under section 16272(c) of this title; and
(2) shall be used—
to generate electricity;
to produce hydrogen; or
both to generate electricity and to produce hydrogen.

2018—Pub. L. 115–248 substituted “section 16272(c)” for “section 16272(d)”, which had been an editorial translation of a reference in original text to section 942(d) of Pub. L. 109–58.