||BWXT mPower, Inc.
||Pre-application design certification interaction to discuss small modular reactor issues related to the BWXT mPower™ design.
||Pre-application interactions began in July 2009 and were suspended in 2014.
The staff of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) engaged in pre-application activities on the BWXT mPower™ small modular reactor design from 2009 until 2014. The BWXT mPower™ is a light-water integral pressurized water reactor (iPWR) with the reactor and steam generator located in a single vessel located in an underground containment. The BWXT mPower™ reactor has a rated thermal output of 530 MWt and electrical output of 180 MWe.
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