Bill Gates discusses next-generation reactor project with China

Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates is in talks with China for the joint development of a next-generation reactor. "The idea is to be very low cost, very safe and generate very little waste," Gates said. He added that up to $1 billion will be spent on the research and development of the reactor, which can operate on depleted uranium.

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