10/08/2014Westinghouse Welcomes European Commission Decision on Hinkley Point Nuclear Plant State Aid
Westinghouse Electric Company, a leading voice for the nuclear industry in Europe and worldwide, welcomes the European Commission’s conclusion, following an in-depth investigation, that the U.K.’s
plan to support the construction and operation of a new nuclear power plant at Hinkley Point are consistent with European Union (EU) state aid rules relating to similar low-carbon projects.
10/06/2014Westinghouse Welcomes Commitment to a Strong EU Climate and Energy Framework
Westinghouse Electric Company, a leading voice for the nuclear energy industry in Europe and worldwide, welcomes EU energy ministers’ reaffirmed commitment to an ambitious binding climate and energy framework during today’s informal meeting in Milan.
10/01/2014Westinghouse Signs Eight Additional U.S. Nuclear Fuel Contracts; Continues Leak-free Leadership
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced it has booked nearly $500M worth of additional nuclear fuel contracts with eight utility customers in its Americas region within the past year. Also, all Westinghouse nuclear fuel loaded into U.S. pressurized water reactors (PWRs) and boiling water reactors (BWRs) has been operating at a 100-percent leak-free status since May 2014.
9/23/2014Westinghouse Completes Acquisition; Accelerates Energy Market Opportunities
Westinghouse Electric Company LLC, as a Toshiba group company, today announced it has completed its acquisition of Mangiarotti S.p.A., an Italy-based manufacturer of components for the nuclear, oil and gas industries.
9/16/2014 Westinghouse Launches New Outage Control Center
Westinghouse Electric Company LLC today announced the opening of the company’s first outage control center to provide vital central monitoring and response to its utility customers’ outage operations at U.S. nuclear power plant sites on a 24/7 basis, during outage seasons.
9/11/2014Westinghouse Signs Cooperation Agreements with China’s State Nuclear Power Automation System Engineering Company
Westinghouse today announced it signed two instrumentation and control system cooperation agreements with China’s State Nuclear Power Automation System Engineering Company.
8/28/2014Westinghouse to Fuel Oskarshamn Nuclear Reactors in Sweden
Westinghouse Electric Company has been selected by OKG AB in Sweden to provide replacement nuclear fuel deliveries for all of their three reactors, Oskarshamn Units 1, 2 and 3.
8/20/2014Westinghouse, Blue Castle Working to Bring Benefits of AP1000® Plant Technology to Western US
Westinghouse Electric Company and Blue Castle Holdings today announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding to pursue the development of a two-unit AP1000® nuclear power plant at the Green River site in Utah.
8/15/2014Westinghouse to Provide Finland’s TVO with Advanced Reactor Internal Pumps
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it received a contract in excess of 40 million euros from Teollisuuden Voima Oyj (TVO) to deliver 12 advanced reactor internal pumps for Finland’s Olkiluoto Units 1 and 2 boiling water reactors.
8/08/2014Westinghouse Completes Shareholder Agreement For Kozloduy AP1000® Plant in Bulgaria
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it has signed a shareholder agreement following consultations with all Bulgarian political parties for the expansion of the Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant. This and subsequent agreements will be subject to future government oversight.