Nuclear News Ticker - December 26, 2020
AtomInfo.Ru, PUBLISHED 26.12.2020
The first planned large-scale inspection of the reactor, which took place as part of the planned preventive maintenance of the unit, was successfully completed at the VVER-1200 power unit No. 5 of the Leningrad NPP.
The engineering division of the state corporation Rosatom handed over to the customer (the Jangsu Nuclear Power Corporation company) the fourth power unit of the Tianwan NPP after a two-year warranty operation.
The Rosatom will begin work in January 2021 on the site of the future small nuclear power plant, which is planned to be built in Yakutia.
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.