Nuclear News Ticker - April 12, 2021
AtomInfo.Ru, PUBLISHED 12.04.2021
Russian actor Danila Kozlovsky presented in St. Petersburg the film "Chernobyl", in which he played the main role, and also acted as a director.
The TVEL fuel company of Rosatom intends to create a production facility for the mass production of Russian nuclear fuel TVS-Kvadrat for nuclear power plants of Western design on the basis of the Novosibirsk plant of Chemical Concentrates (TVEL enterprise).
The General Atomics has received a contract worth $22 million for the development of a small nuclear reactor for use in the engines of space ships.
A ceremony commemorating the start of Unit 3 construction was held at the site of the first Turkish nuclear power plant Akkuyu.
The dummy fuel bundles for CFR-600 are already manufactured for testing.
SFP-3 and SFP-4 are free of fuel now.
Hero of the day
On March 22, 2021, VVER-1200 reactor-enabled Unit 6 was commissioned at the Leningrad NPP. Andrey Petrov, Director General of Rosenergoatom (part of the Electric Power Division of ROSATOM), signed the corresponding order.