Standard Design [Energy] Law and Legal Definition

According to 10 CFR 52.1 (a) [Title 10 – Energy; Chapter I -- Nuclear Regulatory Commission; Part 52 -- Licenses, Certifications, and Approvals for Nuclear Power Plants; General Provisions], the term standard design means “a design which is sufficiently detailed and complete to support certification or approval in accordance with subpart B or E of this part (10 CFR 52), and which is usable for a multiple number of units or at a multiple number of sites without reopening or repeating the review.”