PWR

PWR may stand for:

  • Parliament of the World's Religions
  • Paul Weel Racing, an Australian V8 Supercar motor racing team
  • Politechnika Wroclawska, Wroclaw University of Technology
  • Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne, an American company producing rocket engines
  • Pressurized water reactor, a type of nuclear power reactor
  • Preston and Wyre Joint Railway, a historic railway company in Lancashire, England

Other articles related to "pwr, pwrs":

Mihama Nuclear Power Plant - Reactors On Site
... First Criticality Commission date Mihama - 1 PWR 320 MW 340 MW 01.02.1967 8 August 28 ... November 1970 Mihama - 2 PWR 470 MW 500 MW 29 May 21 ... April 25 ... July 1972 Mihama - 3 PWR 780 MW ...
Pressurized Water Reactors - Advantages
... PWR reactors are very stable due to their tendency to produce less power as temperatures increase this makes the reactor easier to operate from a stability standpoint ... PWR turbine cycle loop is separate from the primary loop, so the water in the secondary loop is not contaminated by radioactive materials ... PWRs can passively scram the reactor in the event that offsite power is lost to immediately stop the primary nuclear reaction ...
Chinon Nuclear Power Plant - Reactors
... Chinon A3 Magnox-Reactor 480 MW 480 MW 01.03.1961 04.08.1966 04.08.1966 15.06.1990 Chinon B1 PWR 905 MW 954 MW 01.03.1977 30.11.1982 01.02.1984 Qualified to operate until 2024 ...
List Of PWR Reactors - Belgian Commercial Pressurised Water Reactor (PWR) Nuclear Power Plants
... Decommissioning Doel I Doel (Antwerp) PWR 1974 ... Doel II Doel (Antwerp) PWR 1975 ... Tihange I Tihange (Liege) PWR 1975 ... Doel III Doel (Antwerp ...