The incident at Leningrad NPP did not affect radiation safety
AtomInfo.Ru, PUBLISHED 10.01.2015
The violation on one of the units of the Leningrad nuclear power plant did not affect radiation safety.
The incident refers to the pure electric equipment parts, which is a few hundred meters from the reactor. The radiation background at the station corresponds to the natural values.
The incident was happened on the 4th of January. In the result of damage to the plating on one of the two transformers of the unit, the alarm was triggered. The transformer was disconnected safely.
The work on the fourth unit construction goes as scheduled.
The plant will be closed at the end of December.
The unloading was launched on November 18, 2013 and ended on 22 December 2014.
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