RESTON, Va., Dec. 05, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lightbridge Corporation (NASDAQ:LTBR), a nuclear fuel technology development company, today announced that Seth Grae, President & CEO of Lightbridge and Bob Freeman, Vice President of AREVA's Fuel Business Unit in the United States, were featured on Bloomberg Radio with Pimm Fox and Lisa Abramowicz discussing the current state of nuclear and the recent binding agreements that allow the companies to immediately advance development of Lightbridge's innovative metallic fuel technology.
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To listen to the interview please go to https://www.bloomberg.com/news/audio/2017-12-05/lightbridge-and-areva-partner-for-cheaper-safer-nuclear-fuel.
About Lightbridge Corporation
Lightbridge (NASDAQ:LTBR) is a nuclear fuel technology development company based in Reston, Virginia, USA. The Company develops proprietary next generation nuclear fuel technologies for current and future reactors. The technology significantly enhances the economics and safety of nuclear power, operating about 1000° C cooler than standard fuel. Lightbridge invented, patented and has independently validated the technology, including successful demonstration of the fuel in a research reactor with near-term plans to demonstrate the fuel under commercial reactor conditions. The Company has assembled a world class development team including veterans of leading global fuel manufacturers. Four large electric utilities that generate about half the nuclear power in the US already advise Lightbridge on fuel development and deployment. Lightbridge also provides comprehensive advisory services for established and emerging nuclear programs based on a philosophy of transparency, non-proliferation, safety and operational excellence. For more information please visit: www.ltbridge.com.
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