6/21/2018FIRST WESTINGHOUSE AP1000 NUCLEAR PLANT SANMEN 1 COMPLETES INITIAL CRITICALITY
Westinghouse Electric Company, China State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) announced today that the world’s first AP1000 nuclear power plant located in Sanmen, Zhejiang Province, China has successfully completed initial criticality.
6/13/2018WESTINGHOUSE WINS COMPETITIVE BID FOR DELIVERY OF NUCLEAR FUEL TO SPAIN
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced the signing of a contract for manufacture and delivery of boiling water reactor (BWR) fuel to Cofrentes Nuclear Power Plant (CNC) in Spain in 2019 and 2021. CNC is wholly owned by Iberdrola Generación Nuclear S.A.
6/07/2018WESTINGHOUSE AWARDED $5 MILLION FROM U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY
Westinghouse Electric Company announced today that it was awarded $5 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E).
6/04/2018WESTINGHOUSE APPOINTS EDDIE SAAB AS PRESIDENT, CANADA
Westinghouse Electric Company announced today that Edouard (Eddie) Saab has been appointed president, Canada, effective June 1.
5/25/2018 WESTINGHOUSE ACCIDENT TOLERANT FUEL DEVELOPMENT MOVES FORWARD WITH COOPERATION AGREEMENT WITH ENUSA
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it will collaborate in the development of its EnCore® Fuel, the revolutionary accident-tolerant fuel (ATF) design, with ENUSA Industrias Avanzadas (ENUSA) through a Frame Cooperation Agreement (FCA).
5/02/2018WESTINGHOUSE WINS FUEL CONTRACT EXTENSION FOR XCEL ENERGY’S PRAIRIE ISLAND NUCLEAR GENERATING PLANT
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it has signed a nuclear fuel and related services contract extension with Xcel Energy for its two pressurized water reactor units at the Prairie Island Nuclear Generating Plant in Red Wing, Minnesota.
4/25/2018WESTINGHOUSE AP1000 PLANT TO LOAD FUEL
Westinghouse Electric Company, China State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) and CNNC Sanmen Nuclear Power Company Limited (SMNPC) announced today that the world’s first unit of AP1000 nuclear power plant located in Sanmen, Zhejiang Province, China, has received the fuel load permit from China’s National Nuclear Safety Administration (NNSA) and has commenced initial fuel loading.
3/27/2018WESTINGHOUSE PLAN OF REORGANIZATION CONFIRMED
Westinghouse Electric Company announced today that it has obtained approval from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York of the company’s plan of reorganization.
3/16/2018WESTINGHOUSE COMPLETES FIRST MAJOR DECOMMISSIONING WORK AT A NORDIC COMMERCIAL NUCLEAR REACTOR
Westinghouse Electric Company announced today that it has completed a major decommissioning project at the former Barsebäck nuclear power plant in Skåne, Sweden.
3/12/2018WESTINGHOUSE-LED CONSORTIUM PREPARED TO SUPPLY FUEL TO VVER-440 REACTORS IN EUROPE
Westinghouse Electric Company and its eight European consortium partners today announced the successful completion of an EU funded project targeted at diversifying the nuclear fuel supply to VVER-440 reactors in Europe.