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Gas-Cooled Fast Reactor: A Historical Overview and Future Outlook

Figure 7

A cross-cut through a 2400 MWth Gen IV GCFR plant with indirect cycle operation. The large structures contain the intermediate heat exchangers. The elevated structure on the right is the decay heat exchanger. The entire system would be built into a tight-fitting secondary close containment. Image provided by [25].

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