On 28 September, 2018 on Nuclear Industry Employee Day at Rostov NPP (a department of Rosenergoatom JSC, part of Electric Power Division of Rosatom), the ability unit No four with VVER-1000 reactor was put into business operation three months earlier the scheduled date.
The corresponding order was signed on 28 September, 2018 by the Director General of Rosenergoatom JSC Andrey Petrov on the premise of permission of Rosatom State Corporation given earlier. Before, on 25 September the Federal, Environmental, Industrial and Nuclear Service of Russia (Rostekhnadzor) issued a conclusion on compliance of the commissioned unit with mission documentation, technical laws and normative acts together with the necessities of the power effectivity.
Today, Rostov NPP is without doubt one of the largest enterprises of the ability trade of Rostov area and the South of the nation. The commissioning of the ability unit No four will permit to sustainably present the electrical energy to the whole southern area of Russia. Moreover, Rostov NPP will likely be included into the highest ten Russian areas main in power manufacturing.
Now, the plant supplies 46% of electrical energy manufacturing within the area. The electrical energy from Rostov NPP items goes to Volgograd Oblast, Krasnodar and Stavropol Krais and to Volgodonsk. With the commissioning of the brand new energy unit No four, the Plant’s share in regional electrical energy era will likely be greater than half – about 54%. The working energy unit No four can provide further taxes to the budgets of all ranges of about 1.5 billion rubles, and within the first 12 months after its commissioning further allocations in type of property tax solely will quantity to about 1 billion rubles.
Rostov Nuclear Power Plant, often known as Volgodonsk Nuclear Power Plant, is a Russian nuclear energy plant situated on the left financial institution of the Tsimlyansk reservoir within the decrease stream of the Don River close to the town of Volgodonsk, within the Rostov area.
Construction of Rostov reactor No. 1 started in 1977 and operations started in 2001. Construction of reactor No. 2 commenced in 1983 and completed in 2010. Unit three was linked to grid for the primary time in December 2015. (Source and picture: Rosatom)
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