Rosatom Newsletter

#173

May 2017
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Lead Story
Rosatom Walks the World
For Rosatom, this May is packed with international forums and conferences. The company took part in three events hosted by Shanghai, Berlin and Cape Town. You will find more details about the events in our report.
In Brief
Rostov NPP: New Milestone
On the 25th of May the turbine was set for barring in the turbine hall of Unit 4 at Rostov NPP. This is one of most important stages of pre-commissioning.
Switzerland Will Not Build Nuclear Plants Anymore
According to results of the referendum held on 21 May, the Swiss voters supported the initiative to ban construction of new nuclear stations in favor of renewable energy sources.
Technology
Small Hydro Solutions for Africa
AEM’s Hungarian-based subsidiary Ganz EEM may supply small hydro power plants to Sub-Saharan Africa.
Cooperation
El Dabaa Project Making Headway
Egypt has examined an assessment report on environmental impact of the nuclear plant construction project involving Rosatom.
Strategy
U1 Revenue Growing
In the first quarter of 2017, Uranium One Inc. (a part of Rosatom’s international mining division) increased its revenue fivefold.