Tag: reactor

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Hot Functional Testing Begins on Unit 4 at Vogtle Nuclear Plant

March 21, 2023

Via: PowerMag

Georgia Power announced that hot functional testing for Unit 4 at the Vogtle nuclear power plant has begun, as the utility moves closer to bringing both reactors of the two-unit expansion at the facility online. Hot functional testing marks the […]

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

Coal Plant Site Unveiled for 500-MW Natrium Advanced Nuclear Pilot

November 17, 2021

Via: PowerMag

A site at PacifiCorp’s retiring 600-MW coal and gas–fired Naughton Power Plant in Kemmerer, Wyoming, will house the Natrium demonstration, a pioneering commercial-scale 500-MW project that will pair a 345-MW sodium-cooled fast reactor with a molten salt-based energy storage system. […]