Oklo (company)

Oklo (company)

A nuclear energy company that is carbon-free and emission-free. Its headquarters are in Sunnyvale, California and it was founded in 2013.

Oklo is a Sunnyvale-based clean-energy company that is focused on using advanced nuclear fission technology to allow people to access necessary energy with minimal impact to the environment.Its stated goal is to helping remote communities that need clean power.It is named after a region in Africa where natural reactors have been found.

Product

The seed-stage company is developing a nuclear reactor that's small, portable, waste-free, and carbon-free.Its intention is to enable users to have a decade worth of energy at their fingertips. The company states that the energy it is aiming to use is a renewable energy that could greatly impact future energy technologoies.

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Bonita Chan

Director of Marketing & External Relations

Caroline Cochran

COO & Co-Founder

Clyde Huibregtse

Software Engineer and Physicist

John Hanson

Reactor Engineer

Nargiza Mashuri

Strategic Business & Operations

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News

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Daniel Oberhaus
February 27, 2020
Wired
Last week, the Department of Energy gave a commercial company the green light to test fuel made from spent uranium.
Daniel Oberhaus
December 13, 2019
Wired
A new generation of reactors will start producing power in the next few years. They're comparatively tiny--and may be key to hitting our climate goals.

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