Westinghouse AP1000

Type: Product
Name: Westinghouse AP1000
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Nuclear reactors at Vogtle, Summer to use General Cable products

General Cable (NYSE: BGC) was chosen to supply its Ultrol 60+ nuclear qualified cable to both new build projects at the V.C. Summer nuclear plant in South Carolina and Plant Vogtle in Georgia.General Cable will supply nuclear grade (Class 1E) and balance ... [Published Power Engineering - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

CHINA FIRST HEAVY : G3 AP1000 Reactor Pressure Vessel Developed

SHANGHAI , September 29 , SinoCast -- No. 2 reactor pressure vessel of Sanmen nuclear power station has been successfully developed in Dalian and has been delivered.The reactor pressure vessel is manufactured by China First Heavy Industries . It is the ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Original Vogtle workers return for expansion

It’s deja vu for a seasoned group of workers at Plant Vogtle.Some veterans of the nuclear industry were at the site south of Augusta to see the complex network of rebar and concrete rising out of the ground in the 1970s and ‘80s. Now, they are witnesses ... [Published Augusta Chronicle - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 2 reports

RPV Installed At China’s Haiyang-2 AP1000 Reactor

 RPV Installed At China’s Haiyang-2 AP1000 Reactor http://www.nucnet.org/all-the-news/2014/09/17/rpv-installed-at-china-s-haiyang-2-ap1000-reactor ... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Westinghouse wants out of Moorside during first year of operations

Toshiba/Westinghouse intend to sell some of their stake in the Moorside AP1000 project in the UK within the first year of plant operations, in order to invest capital in other units, Westinghouse president and CEO Danny Roderick said.Ealier this summer ... [Published Nuclear Engineering International - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

China reports construction milestones at 2 nuclear projects

China Nuclear Engineering has completed the installation of the reactor pressure vessel for the second of two AP1000 reactors - More -  ... [Published NEI SmartBrief - Sep 16 2014]
Entities: Nuclear, China, Construction
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Tough action needed on climate change

Recently, the Environmental Protection Agency unveiled the latest Obama administration plan to cut carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants, especially coal burners — the country’s single largest source of the heat-trapping gas.The new program ... [Published Minnesota Daily - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

NuGen steps up nuclear power station site investigations

The consortium behind plans for a nuclear power station near Sellafield is stepping up site investigations.NuGen, a partnership between Toshiba of Japan and GDF Suez of France, has an option on 500 acres earmarked for three reactors at Moorside.It re-started ... [Published In-Cumbria - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

NuGen Re-Commences Site Assessment Work At UK’s Moorside

5 Sep (NucNet): The UK-based nuclear energy company planning to build three Westinghouse AP1000 reactors at the Moorside nuclear site in Cumbria, England, has re-commenced site assessment work. ... [Published NucNet Global Nuclear News - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Nuclear Power: Trusted Automation, Control Technologies and Industry Expertise for Next-Generation Reactors

Trusted Automation, Control Technologies and Industry Expertise for Next-Generation ReactorsAs the world looks to reduce its dependence on fossil fuels and rely more on clean energy sources, nuclear energy is a proven option with the capacity to produce ... [Published Emerson Electric - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Construction To Begin On Six-Unit China Plant In 2016, Says Local Gov’t

2 Sep (NucNet): Construction of two Westinghouse AP1000 reactor units in the first phase of the Cangzhou Haixing nuclear power project in northeastern China could begin in 2016 with commercial operation in 2020, the local government has said. ... [Published NucNet Global Nuclear News - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 12 reports

Toshiba seals Sellafield build deal

Under the terms of the deal, first announced last December, Toshiba acquires Iberdola’s 50% stake and a further 10% from partner GDF Suez in the project company.Toshiba owns US reactor firm Westinghouse, and today’s news confirms NuGen’s plans to build ... [Published Engineer Online - Jun 30 2014]

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"We are very hopeful that in October we will get definitive answers and it will allow the investor confidence that we need to turn technical work and ideas into putting shovels in the ground."
"Westinghouse is committed to supporting the localisation of AP1000 instrumentation and control products through our partnership with SNPAS" said David Howell, senior vice president, Westinghouse Nuclear Automation and Field Services
...control products through our partnership with SNPAS," said David Howell, senior vice president, Westinghouse Nuclear Automation and Field Services. "The two parties will continue to work together to enhance the safety and reliability of nuclear power plants while providing world-class instrumentation and controls solutions to our customers."
"In the event of a loss of off-site electrical power the ABWR has three independent emergency diesel generators to provide power to the essential safety systems. It also has two additional back-up diesel generators supporting a diverse electrical powerpower supply system in the back-up building located away from the main reactor, control and turbine buildings."

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Nuclear reactors at Vogtle, Summer to use Gener... [Published Power Engineering - Sep 29 2014]
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Westinghouse Signs Cooperation Agreements With ... [Published Plant Automation - Sep 26 2014]
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Original Vogtle workers return for expansion [Published Augusta Chronicle - Sep 21 2014]
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Westinghouse wants out of Moorside during first... [Published Nuclear Engineering International - Sep 17 2014]
RPV Installed At China’s Haiyang-2 AP1000 Reactor [Published NucNet Global Nuclear News - Sep 17 2014]
China reports construction milestones at 2 nucl... [Published NEI SmartBrief - Sep 16 2014]
Exclusive: Nuclear boss forms ‘contingency plan... [Published Construction News - Sep 15 2014]
The merits of going nuclear with China [Published Livemint.com - Sep 14 2014]
Westinghouse, SNPAS sign I&C agreements [Published Nuclear Engineering International - Sep 12 2014]
Westinghouse Signs Cooperation Agreements with ... [Published Industrial Info Financials - Sep 11 2014]
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Tough action needed on climate change [Published Minnesota Daily - Sep 09 2014]
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Please Vote for: MIT NSE Nuclear Energy = Clean... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Sep 06 2014]
NuGen Re-Commences Site Assessment Work At UK’s... [Published NucNet Global Nuclear News - Sep 05 2014]
ABWR passes UK GDA step 2, but full PSA needed [Published Nuclear Engineering International - Sep 03 2014]
Nuclear Power: Trusted Automation, Control Tech... [Published Emerson Electric - Sep 03 2014]
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RPV Installed At China’s Haiyang-2 AP1000 Reactor [Published NucNet Global Nuclear News - Sep 17 2014]
17 Sep (NucNet): The reactor pressure vessel has been lifted into position and installed at the Haiyang-2 AP1000 nuclear plant in China, State Nuclear Power Technology Corp (SNPTC) said in a statement. ...
China reports construction milestones at 2 nucl... [Published NEI SmartBrief - Sep 16 2014]
China Nuclear Engineering has completed the installation of the reactor pressure vessel for the second of two AP1000 reactors - More -  ...
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Proposal for  U.S. Government by  MIT Nukes Nuclear Energy = Clean EnergyPitchDevelopment of a licensing process for advanced nuclear reactors will enable the rapid deployment of GigaWatt-scale clean nuclear energy.DescriptionSummaryNuclear power ...
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