03.10.2014 

The Kolskaya NPP: turbine generator connected to the grid

On October 3 at 14:08 the Kolskaya NPP turbogenerator ?8 has been restarted. As of October 3, 2014 there are power units 1,3,4 in work. The power unit ?2 is in scheduled maintenance. Load of the station is 1133 MW under operations schedule as of 14:00 o’clock.

The radiation situation around an arrangement of the Kolskaya nuclear power plant and in a 30-kilometer zone of supervision doesn't differ from a natural natural background.

The Kolskaya nuclear power plant is a branch of JSC "Concern Rosenergoatom". The station is located in 200 km to the South from Murmansk on the shore of the Lake Imandra. It develops about 60% of the electric power of Murmansk region. There are 4 power units in operation with reactors of type VVER 440 MW each. The Kolskaya nuclear power plant is the supplier of the electric power for Murmansk region and Karelia.

Current information about a radiation situation near the nuclear power plant in Russia and other objects of the nuclear industry is provided on a site www.russianatom.ru.



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