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Construction pipeline (of a nuclear reactor) The term 'Construction pipeline (of a nuclear reactor)' as it applies to the area of energy can be defined as ' The various stages involved in the acquisition of a nuclear reactor by a utility. The events that define these stages are the ordering of a reactor, the licensing process, and the physical construction of the nuclear generating unit. A reactor is said to be 'in the pipeline' when the reactor is ordered and 'out of the pipeline' when it completes low power testing and begins operation toward full power'.
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