Westinghouse Electric Co. has announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Metrostav a.s., in preparation for the potential construction of Westinghouse AP1000 nuclear power plants in the Czech Republic.

As part of the MOU, Westinghouse and Metrostav will work together on the development and submittal of the Westinghouse submission to CEZ for the completion of the Temelin Nuclear Power Plant using the AP1000 reactor.

The MOU covers key aspects of the construction and project management scope for the project, reports the Financial Times.

The agreement follows a similar MOU signed earlier with I&C Energo, and a non-exclusive MOU with Vitkovice a.s, both of them Czech companies.

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