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BWR

abbreviation for
(General Physics) boiling-water reactor
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Noun1.BWR - a nuclear reactor that uses water as a coolant and moderator; the water boils in the reactor core and the steam produced can drive a steam turbine
water-cooled reactor - nuclear reactor using water as a coolant
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We thank Best Western - along with its hoteliers and BWR members - for their steadfast partnership and financial support, which helps us provide rapid, on-the-ground services when they are most needed.
The agreement includes assisting with refuel floor activities and performing under-vessel and inspection services for Exelons BWRs, which combined have the capacity to power approximately 14 million homes with clean, carbon-free electricity.
President and Representative Director of Hitachi-GE, Hidetoshi Takehara, said: "This is about helping create a deeper and broader pool of BWR expertise here in Wales and across the UK, supporting the engineers and industry of the future.
BWR AA-' ( BWR Double A Minus) Outlook: Negative from BWR AA ( Outlook: Stable) for the unsecured subordinated perpetual Debt Issues of Rs 2,500 crore of Tata Steel Ltd, it added.
Recently, Lopriore has worked in numerous positions at Exelon, including plant manager of Byron Stations, vice president for the mid-west BWRs as well as senior vice president - mid-Atlantic operations for Exelon Nuclear.
In addition, AREVA, a French company, has accumulated robust decommissioning experiences not only in the Europe but also in the United States, including BWR reactors.
Holmes was previously signed to BWR, during the pre-TomKat years.
Arkansas Nuclear One 1 PWR 843 B&W AR Arkansas Nuclear One 2 PWR 995 CE AR Beaver Valley 1 PWR 892 W3L PA Beaver Valley 2 PWR 846 W3L PA Braidwood 1 PWR 1,178 W4L IL Braidwood 2 PWR 1,152 W4L IL Browns Ferry 1 BWR 1,065 GET4 AL Browns Ferry 2 BWR 1,104 GET4 AL Browns Ferry 3 BWR 1,115 GET4 AL Brunswick 1 BWR 938 GET4 NC Brunswick 2 BWR 937 GET4 NC Byron 1 PWR 1,164 W4L IL Byron 2 PWR 1,136 W4L IL Callaway 1 PWR 1,236 WFL MO Calvert Cliffs 1 PWR 873 CE MD Calvert Cliffs 2 PWR 862 CE MD Catawba 1 PWR 1,129 W4L SC Catawba 2 PWR 1,129 W4L SC Clinton 1 BWR 1,065 GET6 IL Columbia Gen.
He then describes the low-pressure and high-pressure thermal-hydraulic issues encountered in research, gives implementation methods for neutronic and thermal-hydraulic coupling and offers ideas on natural circulation BWR core-wide and regional stability, forced-circulation BWR core-wide and regional stability.
While GE and Hitachi have collaborated for decades in developing advanced BWR projects, there are relatively few overlapping areas in our respective nuclear businesses," said Andy White, president and CEO of GE-Hitachi Nuclear Energy.
Each business is contributing its existing nuclear power plant technology and service resources and assets to create a new alliance that will be the most comprehensive BWR technology and service provider in the world.
AT&T is to serve as the primary network and data services provider to BWR, and will integrate AT&T Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) Private Network Transport (PNT) service at BWR's seven locations, including the company's headquarters.