Canada BWRX-300 SMR is a 300MW nuclear reactor planned in Ontario, Canada. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the nuclear reactor is currently at the permitting stage. The construction on the reactor is likely to commence in 2025. The plant proponent is expected to achieve the first power from the reactor in 2028 and is planned for commissioning in the same year. Buy the profile here.


Canada BWRX-300 SMR

The 300MW reactor is currently owned and will be operated by Ontario Power Generation. The company has a stake of 100%.

Canada BWRX-300 SMR is a type of BWR reactor. The project cost is expected to be around $1,200m.

Development status

The reactor construction is expected to commence from 2025. Subsequent to that it will enter commercial operation by 2028.

Contractors Involved

SNC-Lavalin Group is expected to be the architect engineer for the reactor. The reactor system is likely to be supplied by GE-Hitachi Nuclear Energy. The civil works will be carried out by Aecon Group.

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