Russia Wins Tender to Build Jordan’s First Nuclear Plant. The news was announced by Jordan state news agency, quoting Khaled Toukan, chairman of the Jordan Atomic Energy Commission (JAEC). The Russian offer left behind the French-Japanese Areva – MHI project based on ATMEA-1 technology. The mass media emphasize that Atomstroyexport is chosen as preferred bidder, which means the member of the tender picked out to for the future contract that will follow the completion of negotiations and fixing all legal issues.
With Olympic Speed
The Sochi 2014 Olympic Torch has been lit in the North Pole.
Baltic Shipyard in Saint Petersburg has started the construction of the new generation nuclear icebreaker.
The seventh International Forum AtomEco-2013 was held in Moscow.
Russian Project NPP Started to Be Built in Belarus