Potential sites for Rolls-Royce reactor facility revealed

The site will manufacture the ‘heavy vessels’ for its Small Modular Reactor power station

Billpayers ‘could pay billions in extra nuclear plant decommissioning costs’

Seven power plants should have been decommissioned decades ago, according to a parliamentary committee report

Canada invests $27.2m in Westinghouse’s small modular reactor technology

It will support Westinghouse Electric Canada’s efforts to successfully license its eVinci micro reactor in the country

Rolls-Royce looking for a home for its new nuclear factory

Rolls-Royce is in pursuit of bids for a site that would host factory making small nuclear power plants

More than 8,500 roles at Rolls-Royce to be scrapped by the end of the year

The British giant said its business restructuring programme delivers cost savings more quickly than previously anticipated

Vattenfall invests €1m in Estonian nuclear energy start-up

The collaboration will further explore the maturity of small modular reactor technology and the prospects for deployment of one or several such reactors in Estonia until 2035

UKSMR consortium joins European nuclear industry group

The consortium is designing a low-cost factory-built nuclear power station, also known as a small modular reactor

Rolls-Royce and Exelon team up for compact nuclear power stations

The British multinational engineering company is leading a consortium that is designing a low cost factory-built nuclear plant

Rolls-Royce plans mini-nuclear reactors for UK by 2029

The firm said the deployment of small modular reactors could make build costs more predictable and affordable, lowering the price of electricity for consumers

Views sought on £40m thermal hydraulic research and testing facility

The facility is expected to position the UK to take advantage of nuclear fission new build and small modular reactor deployment