Robust Patent Protection Program

NuScale’s SMR design is protected by U.S. and foreign patent applications, including:

Over 247 patents granted or pending in 19 countries in North America, Europe, and Asia.
NuScale has a substantial inventory of trade secrets, copyrighted materials, and proprietary know-how.

These patent filings are focused on key innovations applicable to SMRs and the existing nuclear fleet. The portfolio includes filings related to:

Advanced safety features
Enhanced fuel performance
SMR scalability and modularity
Advancements in design, safety and innovation
Designs that eliminate the need for AC and DC power for safe shutdown.
NuScale’s SMR design is protected by over 247 patents granted or pending in 19 countries in North America, Europe, and Asia.
NuScale Patent Safeguards
NuScale safeguards its intellectual property worldwide.