PNRA issued Fuel Load Permit to Chashma Nuclear Power Plant Unit-3 on may 13, 2016
Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority (PNRA) granted permission to load fuel into the third unit of Chashma Nuclear Power Plant (C-3) after satisfactory completion of its regulatory process. C-3 would produce 340 MW(e) power which would be supplied to the national grid. The site for C-3 was registered by PNRA in February 2011 and subsequently construction licence was issued in May 2011. PNRA performed regulatory inspections during construction and preliminary commissioning phases to verify compliance with regulatory requirements.
Nuclear power plants in Pakistan are constructed and operated under strict regulatory oversight process of PNRA.