Nuclear News Ticker - May 02, 2021
AtomInfo.Ru, PUBLISHED 02.05.2021
The Gosatomnadzor of Belarus considers that the safety level of the first power unit of the Belarusian NPP meets the target safety requirements.
The Rosenergoatom Concern will reduce the power of the Balakovo NPP by 500 MW and the Rostov NPP by 600 MW from May 1 to May 10 due to the planned restriction of the Russian System Operator.
The spent nuclear fuel from the BelNPP is planned to be sent to Russia for processing in 10 years.
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.