World Nuclear News: Nuclear energy in the fourth industrial revolution

March 9, 2021 | 1 min |
Category: installed base
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.

> Read the entire article of Worrld Nuclear News


About Framatome

Framatome is an international leader in nuclear energy recognized for its innovative solutions and value added technologies for the global nuclear fleet. With worldwide expertise and a proven track record for reliability and performance, the company designs, services and installs components, fuel, and instrumentation and control systems for nuclear power plants. Its more than 14,000 employees work every day to help Framatome’s customers supply ever cleaner, safer and more economical low-carbon energy.

Framatome is owned by the EDF Group (75.5%), Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI – 19.5%) and Assystem (5%).