Rosatom Newsletter

#143

September 2016
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Lead Story
India Received New Power Source
Kudankulam Unit 2 built by Russian engineers was connected to the Indian national power grid. Kudankulam Unit 2 featuring a VVER-1000 reactor with an installed capacity of 1,000 MWe was connected to the Indian national power grid at 11:17 local time on 29 August.
In Brief
Essar Steel Ordered Rolls from Rosatom
EnergoMashSpetsStal (EMSS, a part of Rosatom's nuclear engineering division) will manufacture a set of rolls for the Indian steelmaker Essar Steel.
Order for Isotopes
Electrokhimpribor received 2.5 million US dollars in orders for radioactive isotopes.
TVEL Shares Business Plans
The joint portfolio of export contracts made by Rosatom's fuel division TVEL and international vendor TENEX will bring more than 30 billion US dollars within the next 10 years.
Events
Rosatom to Help Kyrgyzstan Develop Hydro
Rosatom held a seminar in the Kyrgyz Republic's capital of Bishkek on advanced small hydro technologies. The Kyrgyz party was offered innovative technologies and solutions.
Construction
Tianwan's New Reactor Undergoes Testing
Non-pressure tests representing a landmark of the project began at Tianwan-3 (China) three days ahead of the schedule.