Strategic Insights Inc. Releases Its 2015 Small Modular Reactor Market Outlook

Report ranks leading small modular reactor designs based on likelihood of commercialization

TORONTO--()--Strategic Insights Inc. has just released its 2015 Small Modular Reactor (SMR) Market Outlook report.

The 200+ page report offers readers key insights into this dynamic branch of the nuclear energy sector. It provides detailed information that businesses, governments and individuals need to help determine how to best position themselves within this dynamic sector.

Strategic Insights Inc. spent nearly two years investigating the market dynamics of the SMR sector and conducted more than 50 interviews with vendors, utilities, U.S. and international government representatives (including potential buyer countries), supply chain companies and industry experts.

In the report, Strategic Insights highlights nine leading SMR designs:

Westinghouse SMR
Generation mPower
Holtec SMR-160TM

The report includes in-depth analysis of each design. Technical details, supply chain opportunities, and strengths and weaknesses of each design are thoroughly examined.

Each design is also assigned a score on the Strategic Insights Market Outlook Numeric system (SIMONTM) and ranked based on the likelihood of commercial deployment.

The report also includes:

  • The Need for SMRs: How SMRs can play a key role in meeting changing global electricity demands.
  • Buyer Country Profiles: Global market opportunities for SMRs on a buyer country basis.
  • Technical and Licensing Evaluation: Mission-critical issues that can affect successful SMR deployment, including control rod drive mechanism designs and issues involving emergency planning zones.
  • SMR Market Forecast: A high, medium and low scenario for the uptake of SMRs until 2035 by geographic region.

For more information or to order a copy of the report, contact Strategic Insights at 416-430-0468 or

About Strategic Insights Inc.

Strategic Insights Inc. is a market intelligence and advisory firm that specializes in the nuclear energy and electricity sectors. Strategic Insights offers a full roster of research and advisory services and also publishes a suite of market outlooks and forecasts.

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Strategic Insights Inc.
Cassandra Drudi, 1-416-430-0468
Communications Manager


Strategic Insights Inc.
Cassandra Drudi, 1-416-430-0468
Communications Manager