Accessibility Links

U.S. opens first new nuclear reactor

15 Jun 2016
The first U.S. nuclear power plant to come online after 20 years was connected to the power grid on June 3.

Located in Tennessee, the Tennessee Valley Authority’s TVA Watts Bar Unit 2 is the first nuclear reactor to come online since 1996. 

The plant is expected to add 1,150 megawatts of electricity and will begin operating within the next couple of weeks. 

Click here to view roles that are currently available across the Nuclear sector.