Supervision of the EPR reactor

The EPR reactor is a pressurised water reactor (PWR) whose design, which has evolved with respect to that of the PWRs currently in operation in France, is intended to meet more stringent safety objectives.

Resources

References concerning the Flamanville-3 EPR reactor

Published on 28/02/2014

Guides

Technical guidelines for the design and construction of the EPR

Technical guidelines for the design and construction of the next generation of nuclear power plants with pressurized water reactors