Turkey Point 7, US
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Turkey Point 7, US

By Carmen 08 Oct 2021

Turkey Point 7 is a 1,250MW nuclear reactor planned in Florida, the US. The nuclear reactor is currently in permitting stage. Post completion of the construction, the plant proponent is expected to achieve the first power from the reactor in 2028 and is planned for commissioning in the same year.

PID Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Main Contractor
1150 Nuclear 1,250 1,250 Permitting Florida, the US

Description

Turkey Point 7 is a Generation III+ nuclear reactor.

The 1,250MW reactor is currently owned and will be operated by Florida Power & Light. The company has a stake of 100%.

Turkey Point 7 is a type of PWR reactor. It will feature 157 fuel assemblies in the core of reactor, the place where fission occurs and energy is released. The project cost is expected to be around $6,736.25m.

Development Status

Post completion of construction, the reactor is planned to get commission in 2028.

Contractors Involved

The reactor consists of 1 steam turbine. The reactor system is likely to be supplied by Westinghouse Electric. The material used for the construction of the vessel will be Carbon Steel.

Methodology

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