Nuclear News Ticker - February 11, 2021
AtomInfo.Ru, PUBLISHED 11.02.2021
The Rostekhnadzor has issued a license for the construction of the world's first experimental and demonstration power unit with a fast neutron lead-cooled reactor BREST-OD-300.
The unit No. 1 of the Darlington nuclear power plant in Canada has set a new world record for continuous operation at capacity - 1106 days.
The Experts from the European Commission and the ENSREG completed all the tasks during their visit to the BelNPP site.
It is the main event at the stage of trial operation.
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.
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The shipment of 78,000 spherical fuel elements to the demonstration plant is part of an initial delivery of 870,000 spherical fuel elements, which are expected to be put into the reactor in April.