The first stage of prolonging the term of using the second power unit of the Armenian Power Unit has been accomplished. 15 specialized organizations have taken part in the works, 4500 units of equipment have been examined and 46 reporting document has been provided.
The probability of extending ANPP second power unit has been approved: this information has been presented in the third meeting of Joint Coordination Committee of RA Ministry for Energy and Natural Resources and “Rosatom” state corporation held in Yerevan in the frames of prolonging use term of the second power unit of the ANPP.
It was mentioned during the meeting that no such drawbacks were detected during supervision, which would hinder prolongation of reactor exploitation for another 10 years. The participants of the meeting also discussed the matter of involving Armenian students in nuclear energy programs in the higher education institutions of Russia starting from 2017, as the Ministry for Energy and Natural Resources informs.
December 06, 2016 at 15:35