It is passively safe and has multiple layers of passive safety.
The design is modular and lowcost.
500MW units can be factory built and shipped to the site where it will be installed
The calculations show that the system will be cheaper than coal at total cost of 2.4 cents per kwh. 1.3 cents per kwh for capital cost
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