NuGen welcomes interim reactor design acceptance

NuGen welcomes the news from the UK Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) that “interim design acceptance” has been given to two generic designs of nuclear reactors – Areva’s European Pressurised Water Reactor (EPR), and Westinghouse’s AP1000. Both ONR and the Environment Agency confirmed they are satisfied with progress made by the reactor designers as part [...]

2017-07-13T16:01:32+00:00December 14th, 2011|News|

NuGen names its new nuclear build project as Moorside

The name Moorside has been selected by NuGen, the UK nuclear company developing plans for a new power station in West Cumbria, as its project name. The company, owned by IBERDROLA and GDF SUEZ is raising its profile as work begins on site investigations next year on land it has an option to purchase – [...]

2017-07-14T10:31:49+00:00December 1st, 2011|News|