Romania NuScale SMR 1 is a 77MW nuclear reactor planned in Dambovita, Romania. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the nuclear reactor is currently at the permitting stage. Post completion of the construction, the plant proponent is expected to achieve the first power from the reactor in 2027 and is planned for commissioning in the same year. Buy the profile here.

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Romania NuScale SMR 1 is a Generation III+ nuclear reactor being developed by RoPower Nuclear, the main contractor for the project.

The project is co-owned by Nova Power & Gas and Societatea Nationala Nuclearelectrica, with their respective ownership stake of 50% each.

Romania NuScale SMR 1 is a type of iPWR reactor. It will feature 37 fuel assemblies in the core of reactor, the place where fission occurs and energy is released.

Development status

Post completion of construction, the reactor is planned to get commission in 2027.

Contractors involved

The reactor system is likely to be supplied by Nuscale Power.

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About RoPower Nuclear

RoPower Nuclear SA is a project company for the development of small modular reactors in Romania.

This content was updated on 4 January 2024

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