March 09, 2021

World Nuclear News: Nuclear energy in the fourth industrial revolution

The evolution of the industrial age finds energy at the forefront of change. As the third and fourth industrial revolutions brought about the information age, energy became more critical than ever. Electricity powered the invention of computers that transformed the world. Now, innovations that blend human behavior with technology are changing the way we interact and operate in a global economy.  

Through it all, Framatome and its experts continue to innovate and adopt advanced technologies to constantly improve the way nuclear power plants generate efficient, reliable and carbon-free electricity to power an increasingly interconnected world. 

In a featured article published in World Nuclear News, March 4, 2021, Catherine Cornand, senior executive vice president of the Installed Base Business Unit at Framatome, shares insights on how the nuclear energy industry is harnessing technologies from the fourth industrial revolution.