Robert Truman

Nuclear power begins 2013 with generating capacity 3667 MWe greater than a year before. The growth comes despite the retirement of Garoña and Gentilly 2 in the last week. Both Gentilly 2 and Garoña had been set for upgrades and

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EPR reactor design meets UK approval

National nuclear regulators have formally approved the European Pressurized Reactor (EPR) design for construction in the UK, saying that the design meets regulatory expectations on safety, security and environmental impact. EDF and Areva’s EPR is the first design to complete

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