SMR technology could be deployed within a decade. NuScale Power warns window of opportunity is closing for UK to be world leader in SMR. NuScale Power has unveiled a five-point SMR action plan outlining how it plan to partner with UK industry to deliver replacements for coal-fired power stations. It says the UK Government can seize the once-in-a-generation SMR opportunity by providing long-term political support, the right market conditions, clarity on the regulatory review process, identification of sites, and continued support for UK nuclear capabilities.
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NuScale Power of the USA has today launched an action plan for the near-term deployment of small modular reactors (SMRs) in the UK. The plan sets out how the company will partner with UK industry to deliver a “multi-billion pound SMR venture”. Through its five-point “UK SMR Action Plan”, Portland, Oregon-based NuScale said the UK and USA can work together to develop “game-changing technology for the global energy system”.
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