Nuclear News Ticker - March 12, 2021
AtomInfo.Ru, PUBLISHED 12.03.2021
The interest of Turkish business in the construction of Turkey's first nuclear power plant (NPP Akkuyu) is growing, currently the volume of orders from Turkish suppliers has exceeded $2 billion.
The Rosatom is confident that the Russian nuclear power plant project will be selected by the Bulgarian government for the construction of a new power unit in the country.
The first refueling of the Unit 2 of the Sanmen NPP was successfully completed on February 28, 2021.
The dummy fuel bundles for CFR-600 are already manufactured for testing.
SFP-3 and SFP-4 are free of fuel now.
Installation of the main equipment should be completed in 2025.
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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.