The first small modular reactor received a certificate

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 The first small modular reactor was certified

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First small modular reactor received US Nuclear Regulatory Commission certification.

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has announced the first-ever small modular reactor (SMR) design certification , a major step in the development of a generation of new and more flexible nuclear reactors.

NRC approved the NuScale Power reactor design, making it the first SMR design to be certified by the regulator and only the seventh reactor design to be approved for use in United States.

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