Rolls-Royce awarded £210m to develop small modular reactors

More than half of the government’s fund to support advanced nuclear projects has been allocated to support Rolls-Royce’s small modular reactor (SMR) programme. The engineering giant has been awarded £210 million of government funding by UK Research and Innovation to take forward phase two of the development of its SMR design.

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