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August 10, 2018
The Virginia Nuclear Energy Consortium (VNEC) welcomes Enfission, LLC – a joint venture between Lightbridge Corporation and Framatome, Inc. – as its latest member. Enfission is working to develop, license, manufacture, initially in the United States and sell nuclear fuel assemblies based on Lightbridge-designed metallic fuel technology and other advanced nuclear fuel intellectual property.

June 19, 2018
Enfission to Present Innovative Metallic Fuel Technology at World Nuclear Exhibition
Executives from Enfission, LLC, a joint venture between Lightbridge Corporation, a nuclear fuel developer, and Framatome, a global leader in nuclear fuel, components, and reactor services, will present its cutting-edge metallic fuel technology at a workshop during the World Nuclear Exhibition on June 28 at 12:00 p.m. local Paris time. At the workshop, Enfission CEO Seth Grae and Enfission Project Director Aaron Totemeier will provide an overview of the development of the Lightbridge Fuel technology, designed to make existing and new nuclear power plants significantly more efficient and cost competitive.

May 21, 2018
Enfission CEO Seth Grae will provide an update at the Nuclear Energy Institute's annual conference May 22 on the development of the company's metallic fuel technology designed to make both existing and new nuclear power plants more efficient and economical. Enfission is a joint venture of Lightbridge Corporation, a nuclear fuel developer, and Framatome, a global supplier of nuclear fuel, plants and services.

May 9, 2018
Enfission LLC, a joint venture of Lightbridge Corporation, a nuclear fuel technology company, and Framatome, a leader in nuclear fuel, components and reactor services, today announced its board of directors and management team. The companies officially formed Enfission in January to develop, license and sell nuclear fuel assemblies for both existing and new reactors. The assemblies are based on Lightbridge-patented technology with Framatome nuclear fuel design expertise and other intellectual property.

May 5, 2018
Lightbridge Corporation, a nuclear fuel technology company, will present at CleanEquity® Monaco 2018 on 8th & 9th March at the Fairmont Monte Carlo. CleanEquity® is an annual invitation-only event hosted by Innovator Capital, the London based specialist investment bank. The conference provides an intimate and collegiate setting for inventors and entrepreneurs to share their stories with delegates - key decision makers looking to assist them with reaching their commercial and strategic goals.

April 23, 2018
Enfission LLC, a joint venture of Lightbridge Corporation and Framatome, today announced that Jim Malone, Chief Fuel Development Officer at Lightbridge and Vice President, Fuel Development at Enfission, provided detailed manufacturing, regulatory and commercial plans for its innovative nuclear fuel technology to attendees at the World Nuclear Fuel Cycle conference on April 19. Organized by the Nuclear Energy Institute and World Nuclear Association(WNA), the World Nuclear Fuel Cycle Conference is an international forum that was held in Madrid from April 17-19.

April 16, 2018
Lightbridge Corporation, a nuclear fuel technology company, today announced that a peer-reviewed paper published in a leading scientific journal examines the nonproliferation benefits of Lightbridge’s metallic fuel. Entitled  "Proliferation resistant plutonium: An updated analysis," the paper appears in the April 15edition of Nuclear Engineering and Design, an international journal affiliated with the European Nuclear Society that is devoted to all aspects of nuclear fission energy.

January 25, 2018
Lightbridge Corporation, a nuclear fuel technology company, and Framatome, a leader in nuclear fuel, components and reactor services, finalized and launched Enfission, a 50-50 joint venture company to develop, license and sell nuclear fuel assemblies based on Lightbridge-designed metallic fuel technology and other advanced nuclear fuel intellectual property. Lightbridge is a U.S. nuclear fuel development company and Framatome is a leader in designing, building, servicing, and fueling today's reactor fleet and advancing nuclear energy.

January 24, 2018
Lightbridge Corporation, a nuclear fuel technology company, and Framatome, a leader in nuclear fuel, components and reactor services, will host a press conference starting at 10:05 AM Eastern on January 25, 2018 regarding an anticipated major corporate development, in connection with the proposed joint venture between the two companies.