AGR

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AcronymDefinition
AGRAgriculture
AGRAgricultura (Portuguese and Spanish: Agriculture)
AGRAnother Gay Republican
AGRAccounting and Governance Risk
AGRAggregate Growth Rate
AGRAdjusted Gross Revenue
AGRAdvanced Gas-cooled Reactor
AGRAcid Gas Removal (natural gas processing)
AGRAndretti Green Racing (auto-racing team)
AGRActive Guard and Reserve (US DoD)
AGRAssociation of Graduate Recruiters (UK)
AGRAdvanced Graphic Riser
AGRActivités Génératrices de Revenus (French: Income Generating Activities)
AGRAnnual Growth Rate
AGRAsheville Global Report (North Carolina)
AGRAlpha Gamma Rho fraternity
AGRActual Gear Ratio
AGRArchives Générales du Royaume (French; Belgian archival office)
AGRAZ Greyhound Rescue (Tucson, AZ)
AGRRadar Picket Ship
AGRAvant-Garde du Rhin (French athletic federation)
AGRAICC (Aviation Industry CBT (Computer-Based Training) Committee) Guidelines and Recommendations
AGRAnatomy Gifts Registry
AGRAbfallentsorgungs-Gesellschaft Ruhrgebiet GmbH (German: Waste Disposal Company)
AGRAgra, India - Kheria (Airport Code)
AGRAir-to-Ground Ranging
AGRAssociation des Guides du Rwanda
AGRAssume-Guarantee Reasoning
AGRAdaptive Gaussian Representation
AGRAir-Cooled Graphite-Moderated Reactor
AGRAuthorized Government Representative
AGRArmeegruppe (German Army group)
AGRaus.games.roleplay (newsgroup)
AGRAnti-Gas Respirator
AGRAntenna Group Refurbishment
AGRArbitrary Grid Reference (Canada)
AGRAntijam GPS Receiver
AGRAutomatic Generation of Resources
AGRAssociation des Gabonais de Rennes (French: Gabonese Association of Rennes; Rennes, France)
AGRAggregate Router
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But John Large, who helped design the advanced gas-cooled reactors, believes that if the cracks get worse, they could jeopardise a reactor's stability in the event of a disaster and make it impossible to shut it down.
Westinghouse is a global nuclear fuel provider for pressurized water reactors (PWRs), including Russian VVER reactors, as well as boiling water reactors (BWRs) and advanced gas-cooled reactors (AGRs).
Studsvik will carry out tests on irradiated fuel and fuel components from advanced gas-cooled reactors (AGRs) in order to support the safety cases and operation of the customer's AGRs in the UK.
Apart from the fact that the advanced gas-cooled reactors (AGR) there took 20 years to complete, ensuring certain economic failure, the site has a somewhat scary appearance from the air, sitting on its own and so isolated from any significant human habitation.
The UK has three types of reactor - ageing Magnox, gas-cooled reactors; Advanced Gas-cooled Reactors (AGRs) and Pressurised Water Reactors (PWRs)
In England, where public inquiries were scrapped for all the advanced gas-cooled reactors, an average 10-year construction over-run resulted.
December 2006: BBC's File on Four programme reports that the graphite cores in our advanced gas-cooled reactors are crumbling.
Centronic's Foreman says the UK industry already has skills and experience with the advanced gas-cooled reactors, as well as with a nuclear submarine fleet.
And an expert source reckons similar problems could beset all advanced gas-cooled reactors.
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