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Energoatom and NuScale Power hold a discussion of cooperation on small modular reactors construction in Ukraine

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20.04.2021

Energoatom held a meeting with NuScale Power representatives, during which the US side gave a presentation of the small modular reactor technology.

The videoconference was attended by Acting President of NNEGC «Energoatom» Petro Kotin, Vice President of the Company Herman Halushchenko, NuScale Power co-founder and Chief Technology Officer Jose Reyes, as well as representatives of the State Nuclear Regulatory Inspectorate of Ukraine and the State Scientific and Technical Center for Nuclear and Radiation Safety (SSTC NRS).

The reactor module, the licensing and operation of which has been discussed by the parties, can be used not only to supply electricity, but also to generate hydrogen and desalinate water as well as to operate with wind turbines.

The American company provided answers to the Ukrainian side questions.