Westinghouse signs agreement in Czech Republic

Westinghouse Electric Company has announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with Czech company Vitkovice a.s. for the procurement of nuclear components should the Westinghouse AP1000 nuclear power plants planned in the Czech Republic get the go-ahead. Yves Brachet, Westinghouse’s President for the Europe, Middle East & Africa region said: “Westinghouse has a policy […]

Westinghouse gets nuclear all clear

The American designed Westinghouse nuclear reactor has passed its last major safety hurdle it was announced today. The Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) has agreed to close a ‘regulatory issue’ or RI which was raised against its AP1000 reactor design. The RI centred around concerns about the civil structures around the reactor. The ONR which […]