Rosatom Newsletter

#65

November 2014
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Lead Story
Construction of Belarus NPP: In scheduled time
President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko has recently said Belarus NPP being built by the Russian specialists would be one of the development drivers of the country’s economy. Here is our report on the recent events of ROSATOM’s overseas construction site.
In Brief
Fuel loading in Unit 3 of Rostov NPP has been successfully completed
Specialists of the operating department successfully completed November 19 at 9:30 am loading of fuel assemblies in the reactor core of Unit 3 at Rostov NPP.
Armenia approved a draft agreement with Russia concerning a state export loan for financing service life extension of Armenian NPP
The Government of Armenia approved November 19 a draft agreement with Russia concerning a state export loan for financing service life extension of Armenian NPP.
IPTP has manufactured equipment for the Sakhalin I
Atomenergomash’s Institute of Physics and Technology Problems (IPTP) has manufactured radioisotope-based equipment for the international oil and gas project Sakhalin I.
Events
Vietnam hosted the forum of nuclear industry suppliers
ROSATOM held the Forum of Nuclear Industry Suppliers “Atomex-Asia” in Ho Chi Minh City. The main topic of discussions was the strategic partnership between Russia and Vietnam in the field of nuclear power, including education, local content, contractor requirements and public acceptance ensuring.
In Focus
Bangladesh learns from ROSATOM
Representatives of the Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission visited Novovoronezh NPP in the framework of the technical cooperation program of ROSATOM and IAEA.
Cooperation
20 years together
Rosenergoatom and the French utility Electricite de France celebrated the 20th anniversary of their fruitful cooperation. In spite of tensions in relations between Russia and western countries, the joint work of the two utilities will continue without changes.