About NuGen

NuGen’s Moorside project aims to develop a new generation nuclear power station of up to 3.8 GW gross capacity*.  

NuGen, owned solely by Toshiba is currently working on detailed plans for developing the site. The company has unrivalled experience in global, large-scale nuclear and construction projects.

In progressing the Moorside project, NuGen's commitment is that it will:


*This figure is subject to turbine technology choices which NuGen is currently considering and as a result, the generating capacity that is ultimately in the DCO application may be lower than this figure. NuGen has a secured Connection Agreement with National Grid to export up to 3.4GW of electricity to the grid and any increase in this figure would be subject to future agreement with National Grid.


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