Office for Nuclear Regulation

New reactors

The New Reactors Division regulates the nuclear new build industry from concept design to operations, applying regulatory influence to ensure the new generation of reactors are safe and secure.

The Division’s work covers new power station design, nuclear site licensing, and construction and commissioning.

Generic Design Assessment

UK ABWR (Courtest of Hitachi-GE

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Licensing of new reactors

Wylfa Newydd (Courtesy of Horizon)

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New reactor construction

Hinkley Point C (Courtesty of EDF Energy)

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Advanced Nuclear Technologies

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