Nuclear News Ticker - November 30, 2020
AtomInfo.Ru, PUBLISHED 30.11.2020
The experimental capacity of the PIK reactor, which is being created on the basis of the St. Petersburg Institute of nuclear physics named after B.P.Konstantinov, will be reconstructed, and the project will be financed in 2020-2024 by more than 8.98 billion rubles.
The scientists of the VNIINM named after A.A.Bochvar (JSC VNIINM; part of the Rosatom fuel company TVEL) took part in the project to create a Russian conveyor greenhouse for growing plants in space.
The Hungarian energy and utilities regulatory authority MEKH has approved a plan to connect the future Paks-2 nuclear power plant to the grid.
The license application package was submitted to the Nuclear Regulatory Authority (NRA) on March 28, 2019.
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.
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.