power reactor

power reactor

[′pau̇·ər rē‚ak·tər]
(nucleonics)
A nuclear reactor designed to provide useful power, as for submarines, aircraft, ships, vehicles, and power plants.
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Nuclear: Egypt operates two smallAaAeAeA atomic research reactors, which a much less powerful than a commercial power reactor.
The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) is offering participant funding to assist members of the public, Indigenous groups and other stakeholders in participating in the licence application review and the Commissions public hearing process for the renewal of Bruce Powers nuclear power reactor operating licence for the Bruce A and Bruce B nuclear generating stations (NGS).
The US NRC has been a valuable partner for FANR as the UAE comes closer to bringing its first nuclear power reactor online," said Al Kaabi, who is also the UAE's Permanent Representative to the IAEA.
But increasingly during the last five months Russia has been exasperated by Iranian demands that Iran enrich the uranium and fabricate the fuel for these reactors but also for Bushehr-1, Iran's only operating power reactor, built by Russia on the basis of a 1992 generic agreement and a contract five years later.
The first commercial nuclear power reactor began operating in 1982.
Summary: The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (Enec) is carrying on putting up its first peaceful nuclear power reactor, the construction of which was started in July 2012.
The poll indicates that nearly one in four (24 percent) of Americans say they live within 50 miles of a nuclear power reactor.
KEPCO had earlier said it was in talks with Turkey to sell APR1400 (Advanced Power Reactor 1400), pressurized water reactor with a thermal output of 4000 megawatts.
Iran's second projected power reactor at Darkhovin, also in the south of then country, is already being designed.
The company has been firing up old thermal power stations and buying electricity from rivals after an earthquake hit its largest nuclear power reactor.
The Russian-built 1060 MWe Tianwan nuclear power reactor in the eastern port city of Lianyungang in Jiangsu province came on line in January.
The information is collected by the Agency through designated national correspondents and the replies are used to maintain the Power Reactor Information System (PRIS).

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