Sinop APR-1400 (I) is a 1,400MW nuclear reactor planned in Sinop, Turkey. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the nuclear reactor is currently at the announced stage. Buy the profile here.

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Sinop APR-1400 (I) is a Generation III nuclear reactor being developed by Korea Electric Power, the main contractor for the project.

Sinop APR-1400 (I) is a type of PWR reactor. It will feature 241 fuel assemblies in the core of reactor, the place where fission occurs and energy is released.

The material used for the construction of the vessel will be SA508, Grade 3, Class 1.

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About Korea Electric Power

Korea Electric Power Corp (KEPCO) is an integrated electric utility. It generates, transmits, and distributes electricity. The company produces electricity using nuclear, thermal, renewable, and other sources. Through power purchase agreements with independent power producers, KEPCO procures electricity. It also provides plant maintenance and engineering services for thermal and nuclear power plants; information services and communication line leasing; and sells nuclear fuel. KEPCO serves residential, commercial, educational, industrial, agricultural, street lighting, and overnight power customers in the country. The company is owned by Korea Development Bank, foreign investors, Government of the Republic of Korea, and others. KEPCO is headquartered in Naju-si, Jeollanam-do, South Korea.

This content was updated on 10 November 2023

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.