11/12/2014Westinghouse to Supply Fuel to German Nuclear Reactors
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it has been selected by RWE and E.ON to manufacture and deliver nuclear fuel assemblies for the Gundremmingen and Emsland Nuclear Power Plants (NPPs) in Germany. The contract includes two fuel deliveries for each NPP between 2016 and 2018, as well as two optional deliveries for each NPP in later years. Westinghouse will manufacture the fuel at its facility in Västerås, Sweden.
10/30/2014Westinghouse to Supply Advanced Safety System to Ukraine Nuclear Power Plants
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it has been awarded a contract by the National Nuclear Energy Generating Company of Ukraine (NNEGC Energoatom) to provide a passive hydrogen control system for VVER Units 1 and 2 at the Zaporizhia Nuclear Power Plant in Ukraine.
10/22/2014Westinghouse Calls on EU Heads of State to Agree on Technology-neutral climate and Energy Goals
Westinghouse Electric Company today called on European Union (EU) heads of state to remain committed to a low-carbon, affordable, and secure energy future. This recommendation is made in anticipation of the European Council taking place tomorrow on the EU 2030 climate and energy framework.
10/08/2014Westinghouse Welcomes European Commission Decision on Hinkley Point Nuclear Plant State Aid
Westinghouse Electric Company, a leading voice for the nuclear industry in Europe and worldwide, welcomes the European Commission’s conclusion, following an in-depth investigation, that the U.K.’s
plan to support the construction and operation of a new nuclear power plant at Hinkley Point are consistent with European Union (EU) state aid rules relating to similar low-carbon projects.
10/06/2014Westinghouse Welcomes Commitment to a Strong EU Climate and Energy Framework
Westinghouse Electric Company, a leading voice for the nuclear energy industry in Europe and worldwide, welcomes EU energy ministers’ reaffirmed commitment to an ambitious binding climate and energy framework during today’s informal meeting in Milan.
10/01/2014Westinghouse Signs Eight Additional U.S. Nuclear Fuel Contracts; Continues Leak-free Leadership
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced it has booked nearly $500M worth of additional nuclear fuel contracts with eight utility customers in its Americas region within the past year. Also, all Westinghouse nuclear fuel loaded into U.S. pressurized water reactors (PWRs) and boiling water reactors (BWRs) has been operating at a 100-percent leak-free status since May 2014.
9/23/2014Westinghouse Completes Acquisition; Accelerates Energy Market Opportunities
Westinghouse Electric Company LLC, as a Toshiba group company, today announced it has completed its acquisition of Mangiarotti S.p.A., an Italy-based manufacturer of components for the nuclear, oil and gas industries.
9/16/2014 Westinghouse Launches New Outage Control Center
Westinghouse Electric Company LLC today announced the opening of the company’s first outage control center to provide vital central monitoring and response to its utility customers’ outage operations at U.S. nuclear power plant sites on a 24/7 basis, during outage seasons.
9/11/2014Westinghouse Signs Cooperation Agreements with China’s State Nuclear Power Automation System Engineering Company
Westinghouse today announced it signed two instrumentation and control system cooperation agreements with China’s State Nuclear Power Automation System Engineering Company.
8/28/2014Westinghouse to Fuel Oskarshamn Nuclear Reactors in Sweden
Westinghouse Electric Company has been selected by OKG AB in Sweden to provide replacement nuclear fuel deliveries for all of their three reactors, Oskarshamn Units 1, 2 and 3.