Rosatom Newsletter

#69

December 2014
all issues
Lead Story
Agreement for New Units
ROSATOM is to build power units 3 and 4 of the Kudankulam NPP, the agreement was signed during the visit of President Vladimir Putin to India. Besides, the parties made public disclosure of a roadmap with 12 units more.
In Brief
ZiO-Podolsk offloaded the fourth steam-generator to the Tianwan NPP
ZiO-Podolsk (part of Energomash, ROSATOM machine-building division) offloaded the fourth steam-generator to the Tianwan NPP, thus having supplied the specified equipment to unit 3 of the plant in full and on time.
Anniversary of Cooperation
The representatives of ROSATOM and Gazprom took part in a joint session of the Coordination Council, dedicated to the 25-th anniversary of interindustrial cooperation.
Thrifty Energetics for Turkey
The Akkuyu NPP, which is about to be built in Turkey upon the Russian Project, will allow reducing the country’s deficit balance of payments by 10%, as Fuad Akhundov, the Akkuyu NPP Director General, said in his interview to Anadolu agency.
ROSATOM delegation visited Cairo
ROSATOM delegation visited Cairo (Arabian Republic of Egypt) in order to discuss potential ways of cooperation in the sphere of peaceful atom.
Science
ROSATOM Made its Contribution to Discovery of the Year
A project, implemented with the contribution of ROSATOM’s scientists, was called “The discovery of the Year” by Physics World, the world’s influential scientific review.
In Focus
Sanctions Not to Harm Safety
A joint seminar of Bellona-ROSATOM ecological union, called “Russia’s Atomic Energy: Conditions, Tendencies and Safety” took place in the capital of Norway, the discussed issues were the condition of nuclear objects (especially those in Northwest Russia), RAW and SNF management and safety improvement of facilities.
Technology
ITER by joint efforts
Russian-Indian partnership in the sphere of science and innovations is going on successfully.