The ABWR Working Group (ABWRWG) was approved by MDEP Policy Group in September 2013. The group’s work is focused on the safety reviews of General Electric (GE)-Hitachi, Hitachi-GE and Toshiba ABWR designs.
The national regulatory authorities participating in the APR1400WG include:
The ABWRWG’s main objectives are as follows:
The ABWRWG reports the status of its activities three times a year at the MDEP Steering Technical Committee (STC) meetings.
Key stakeholders with whom the working group interacts are GE-Hitachi, Hitachi-GE, Toshiba and utilities pursuing licensing and construction of the ABWR.
The accomplishments of the working group will be documented later as the kick-off meeting was held in January 2014.
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To be published as they become available.
Last reviewed: 14 April 2014