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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CEFR is used for research purposes, though it also operates within a 20 MW power unit supplying electricity to the grid, and it is classified by IAEA as the only fast power reactor in the world outside of Russia.
The NRC said recently that it would issue a direct final ruling certifying KHNP's Advanced Power Reactor 1400 design.
Now, the third-generation nuclear power reactor design has much safer standards than the international predecessors.
The agreement provides for cooperation in design and construction of a nuclear power plant consisting of two power units utilizing a water-cooled power reactor of the Russian design with a set capacity of each power unit up to 1.2 gigawatts.
Under strategic partnership in pursuance of 2008 Agreement on the Development of Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy between India and France has concluded the Industrial Way Forward Agreement between NPCIL and EDF, for the implementation of six nuclear power reactor units at Jaitapur.
ANKARA, March 20 (KUNA) -- Russia's construction of Turkey's first nuclear power reactor will begin later this year, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday.
The latest move by Taipower means there is almost no chance of a nuclear power reactor operating at the plant which is located in Gongliao, New Taipei.
Nuclear: Egypt operates two smallAaAeAeA atomic research reactors, which a much less powerful than a commercial power reactor.AaAeAeA Cairo has propos plans to build one at el-Dab'a on the Mediterranean coast, 100 miles west of Alexandria.
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) reported fuel rods missing from nuclear power reactor facility in India containing 57 pounds of Uranium.
"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.

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