KEPCO - The Advanced Power Reactor 1400 MWe (APR1400) is a standard evolutionary advanced light water reactor (ALWR) in the Republic of Korea developed in 2002. The design is based on the experience that has been accumulated through the development, construction, and operation of OPR1000, the Optimum Power Reactor 1,000 MWe, the first standard pressurized water reactor (PWR) plant in Korea.
Mark Holt -The December 2009 contract by a South Korean consortium to provide four commercial nuclear reactors to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) signaled a new role for South Korea in the world nuclear energy market.
Chen Kane and Miles Pomper - South Korea hopes to become a major exporter of nuclear plants. Its success in building up its domestic nuclear industry, winning a $20.4 billion contract to build four nuclear power plants in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), building Jordan’s first research reactor, and providing training programs and best practices to nuclear newcomer states indicates that established vendors should take this determination seriously.