Nuclear News Ticker - November 13, 2020
AtomInfo.Ru, PUBLISHED 13.11.2020
The reason for the shutdown of the first power unit of the Belarusian NPP on November 8, according to preliminary data, was a breakdown of electrical equipment. After replacing the transformers, the unit can resume power supply next week.
The Leningrad NPP's nuclear engineers connected the innovative VVER-1200 power unit No.6 to the heat and hot water supply of Sosnovy Bor and its industrial site.
The power unit 5 with the VVER-1200 reactor of the Leningrad NPP was stopped for scheduled maintenance jn November 12, 2020.
The first sets of magnets have been manufactured and shipped to the customer.
Minimum control power level is reached when neutron flux is recorded in a reactor working at a level sufficient to sustain a fission chain reaction.
He has formally replaced Russ Brian.
Hero of the day
The first kilowatt-hours of electric energy delivered by the Belarus NPP to the unified power grid system is a landmark to manifest the beginning of the nuclear age for the Republic of Belarus.