Thursday, September 23, 2021

Polish KGHM will sign an important agreement with NuScale Power LLC on nuclear energy

 The management board of KGHM Polska Miedź has agreed to conclude an agreement with NuScale Power LLC - a producer developing reactors in the SMR technology (small modular reactors) and the consulting company PBE Molecule. KGHM assumes that it will launch the first reactor in 2029.

The agreement concerns the development of nuclear technology in the form of repowering of existing coal turbines or the development of new nuclear energy sources in the form of SMR - from 1 to 12 modules with a capacity of 77 MW each.