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Leningrad II-2 enters power ascension phase

Leningrad II-2 enters power ascension phase

Russian regulator Rostekhnadzor has issued a permit for the next stage of commissioning at unit 2 of the Leningrad II nuclear power plant in Sosnovy Bor, in Western Russia. The VVER-1200 reactor has since started a gradual increase in capacity, from 1% to 35-40%.

New Nuclear 13 October 2020


Kazakh-Russian enrichment JV completes share sale

Kazakh-Russian enrichment JV completes share sale

Kazatomprom announced today it has completed the sale of its 50% interest (minus one share) in Uranium Enrichment Centre JSC (UEC) to its partner in the joint venture, TVEL. The world's biggest uranium producer disclosed the RUB6.253 billion (about USD100 million) transaction with the nuclear fuel manufacturer subsidiary of Russian state nuclear corporation Rosatom in January.

Corporate 17 March 2020


Russia starts hot tests at Novovoronezh II-2

Russia starts hot tests at Novovoronezh II-2

Hot functional tests have started at unit 2 of the Novovoronezh II nuclear power plant in southwest Russia. This is the most important stage of commissioning, which precedes the physical start-up of the unit, Rosatom said.

New Nuclear 03 September 2018


Russia and Laos plan nuclear cooperation

Russia and Laos plan nuclear cooperation

Rosatom-Laos April 2016 - 48A memorandum of cooperation in the field of nuclear energy for peaceful purposes has been signed by Russian state nuclear corporation Rosatom and the ministry of energy and mines of Laos.

Nuclear Policies 15 April 2016