Rosatom Newsletter

#30

February 2014
all issues
Lead Story
Life Started
Fuel loading to the BN-800 reactor is in a high gear at the Beloyarsk NPP as a part of preparation for physical start-up. The first nuclear fuel assembly was loaded on February 3, which is one of the key-stages, a psychological barrier, after which it can be said that the life of BN-800 began. A start-up neutron source for controlling neutron flow was installed into the reactor core.
In Brief
Short news
More Than $12 billion | Wagons For Fuel | Bring The Fuel Back | NF Supply Continues
Expansion
Project Ukraine
The issues concerning Russian-Ukrainian cooperation in nuclear sphere were discussed in Moscow.
Events
Forming Strategy
Working seminar dedicated to spent nuclear fuel (SNF) and radioactive waste was held in Turkey.
Technology
Efficient Solution
Economic advantages of High-speed turbine plant of Sylovie Machiny was presented inVietnam.