New Projects, Nuclear, Reactors

Firms sign nuclear plant design contract

5 February 2008 — UniStar Nuclear Energy signed a contract with the AREVA and Bechtel Power Corporation consortium for the Calvert Cliffs Unit 3 nuclear power plant in Maryland. The AREVA EPR is a 1,600 MW net pressurized Generation III+ water reactor design. The contract comes upon submittal of a design certification application (DCA) and a combined operating license application (COLA).

UniStar Nuclear Energy is a joint venture between EDF Group.

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