SWR 1000 reactor to be known as KERENA
ACTIVITIES / NUCLEAR POWER
March 11, 2009
KERENA has been chosen as the new name for the 1250 MWe Generation III+ Boiling Water Reactor provisionally known as SWR 1000.
AREVA currently has a range of three Generation III+ reactors which offer enhanced safety features and even greater safety levels:
- the EPR™ which is under construction,
- the medium-sized ATMEA and KERENA reactors which are still at the design stage.
EPR is a trade mark of AREVA group.