Author: Westinghouse Electric Company

Westinghouse Nuclear Technology Delivers Versatility of Applications

April 13, 2023 by Westinghouse Electric Company

Categories: Carbon-Free, AP1000

There’s more to nuclear energy than electricity. Nuclear power plant owners, as well as nuclear technology and services providers such as Westinghouse, are keen on exploring the full potential of nuclear energy to address the challenges of energy security and the climate crisis.

Alaska Governor Tours eVinci™ Microreactor Development Facility

March 24, 2023 by Westinghouse Electric Company

Throughout its history, Alaska has been known as a land of boundless possibilities, adventure, exploration, natural resources and, of course, a strong cultural heritage tied to the indigenous communities who have called this land home for centuries.

Westinghouse to Sponsor International Internship Program

Developing the next generation of nuclear energy workers is important to Westinghouse Electric Company, and vital to securing a clean energy future for all of us.

To that end, Westinghouse is again sponsoring an international internship program for students in countries that are developing new nuclear energy programs, or strengthening the programs they already have with our AP1000® reactor, the most advanced Gen III+ nuclear technology available today.

Westinghouse Creates the Future – Engineers Week 2023

February 20, 2023 by Westinghouse Electric Company

Categories: Our People & Culture

Through curiosity, creativity, collaboration and commitment, our experts drive cutting-edge innovations that result from asking, “what if?” and “why not?” They push the limits to imagine what’s possible and turn ideas into reality.

Hear from colleagues representing our Women in Nuclear, Quarterman Group, Asian Heritage, NAYGN and Veterans Employee Resource Groups about what creating the future means to them and the significance of engineering expertise throughout their careers.

eVinci™ Microreactor Team Closes Out 2022 with Milestone Achievement

January 27, 2023 by Westinghouse Electric Company

Categories: Microreactors

The microreactor team last month submitted two important topical reports to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, and 24 white papers during 2022, on critical aspects of the technology and design

Bringing advanced nuclear technology to communities that need clean, reliable electricity doesn’t just happen. The process involves research and development in the lab as well as interactions with the technology’s licensing authority, in this case the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Those interactions are vital to receiving design certification and an operating license—the ultimate goal.