Rosatom Newsletter

#114

December 2015
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Lead Story
India will allocate another site for Russian NPP
Agreement reached to allocate the second site to build another Russian-designed nuclear station in India. This was announced by Russian President Vladimir Putin after the talks with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
In Brief
IUEC expects to sign an agreement with Ukraine
The International Uranium Enrichment Center (IUEC) expects to sign an agreement with Ukraine in the spring of 2016 for the deliveries of uranium to Russia.
Documents accepted
Rosatom's project design company Atomproekt provided RAOS Project OY, Hanhikivi general contractor, with key project design documents.
Belarusian plans
The commissioning of Belarusian NPP Unit 1 and Unit 2 is scheduled for November 2018 and July 2020 respectively, Chief Engineer Anatoly Bondar reports.
German nuclear engineers visited Balakovo NPP
A delegation from Biblis (Germany) visited Balakovo nuclear power plant.
Expansion
Designing a reactor for Indonesia
OKBM Afrikantov has developed a concept design for a high-temperature gas-cooled reactor (known as the RDE) to be built in Indonesia.
Technology
Accelerator opens up new horizons
Leipunsky Institute of Physics and Power Engineering (Rosatom's research division) in Obninsk started a tandetron accelerator.
Construction
Around the clock
As usual, we present our review of the latest developments on Russian nuclear construction sites where work goes full tilt all year round.