Terrestrial Energy Appoints Former United States Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz to Its Advisory Board

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OAKVILLE, Ontario, Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Terrestrial Energy today announced the appointment of former U.S. Secretary of Energy Dr. Ernest Moniz to its Advisory Board. Dr. Moniz is the Cecil and Ida Green Professor of Physics and Engineering Systems Emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and serves as Special Advisor to the President of MIT. Dr. Moniz served as Secretary of Energy from 2013 – 2017.

“We require breakthrough energy technologies to achieve our goals for a clean, prosperous and secure energy future,” said Dr. Moniz. “Innovative nuclear technologies such as Terrestrial Energy’s Integral Molten Salt Reactor have the potential to meet that challenge. I am pleased to be supporting Terrestrial Energy as they move forward with their project.”

“We are delighted to have Dr. Moniz join Terrestrial Energy’s team,” said Simon Irish, CEO of Terrestrial Energy.  “Dr. Moniz’s deep policy and technical experience will be a great asset to Terrestrial Energy as it continues to expand its government and industry …

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