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25 December 2020  Communications Department of ROSATOM

ROSATOM became a leader of sustainable development indexes sized by RSPP
ROSATOM became a leader of sustainable development indexes sized by RSPP
The Committee for Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainable Development of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP) December 23 announced results of calculations of sustainable development indexes (ESG indexes) “Responsibility and Openness” and “Sustainable Development Vector” of 2020.
22 December 2020  Communications Division of Engineering Division of ROSATOM

Pilot operation stage started at the first power unit of Belarus NPP
Pilot operation stage started at the first power unit of Belarus NPP
On December 22, 2020 the pilot operation stage started at Belarus NPP power unit 1 of III+Gen with VVER-1200 reactor (ROSATOM’s Engineering Division is the General Designer and the General Contractor), as specialists started a gradual reactor power increase up to the rated power.
2 December 2020  The Communications Department of ROSATOM

 ROSATOM made it into the top ten of rating of Russian companies in sustainable development by RAEX-Europe agency
ROSATOM made it into the top ten of rating of Russian companies in sustainable development by RAEX-Europe agency
The state-owned corporation “Rosatom” has made it into the top ten of rating of Russian companies in sustainable development which is combined by the rating agency RAEX-Europe. The rating results were presented on December 2.
20 November 2020  Communications Department of ROSATOM

 International Leaders to Discuss Human-Centric Sustainability at Global Impact Conference 2020
International Leaders to Discuss Human-Centric Sustainability at Global Impact Conference 2020
November 19, 2020, Moscow – On December 1-2, 2020 the first Global Impact Conference 2020 “Energy for Impact” will discuss human-centric solutions facilitating steady growth of the global economy. Over two days, 60 world-renowned experts from state institutions, businesses, NGOs and civil society will take part in the online event.
10 November 2020  Press-service of Akkuyu Nuclear JSC

The Reactor Pressure Vessel for Power Unit 1 Delivered to Akkuyu NPP (Turkey)
The Reactor Pressure Vessel for Power Unit 1 Delivered to Akkuyu NPP (Turkey)
November 10, 2020, Mersin - Equipment of major importance for Power Unit 1 – the reactor pressure vessel (RPV) – has been delivered to the Akkuyu NPP site, having covered a distance of 3,000 kilometers. The RPV is large-size equipment, which, at the NPP operation stage, accommodates nuclear fuel, and where a nuclear reaction involving liberation of a high amount of heat takes place under high pressure.
5 November 2020  Communications Unit of Engineering Division of ROSATOM

The first power unit of the Belarus NPP has been connected to the unified power grid of the Republic of Belarus
The first power unit of the Belarus NPP has been connected to the unified power grid of the Republic of Belarus
On November 3, at 12:03 pm, the first Belarus NPP GenIII+ power unit (its General Designer and General Contractor being the ROSATOM’s Engineering Division) equipped with a VVER-1200 reactor was synchronized with the grid for the first time and delivered the first kilowatt-hours of electricity to the unified power grid of the Republic of Belarus.
26 October 2020  Press Service of TVEL JSC

ROSATOM equips cars with lithium-ion batteries for the first Russian electric kart race
ROSATOM equips cars with lithium-ion batteries for the first Russian electric kart race
RENERA LLC, a subsidiary of the TVEL Fuel Company and ROSATOM’s integrator for energy storage solutions, has organized the first electric kart race in Russia. MINI class race cars were equipped with lithium-ion batteries manufactured by ROSATOM. The race was organized together among racers of 9-11 years old at the Izhorets karting track in Kolpino, Saint-Petersburg.
23 October 2020  Communications Unit of Engineering Division of ROSATOM

Unit No. 1 at the Belarusian Nuclear Power Plant has been brought to minimum control power
Unit No. 1 at the Belarusian Nuclear Power Plant has been brought to minimum control power
11th October 2020 2:26 a.m. Ostrovets, Belarus – Unit No. 1 at the Belarusian Nuclear Power Plant, equipped with the VVER-1200 reactor has been brought to minimum control power (MCP). Minimum control power level is reached when neutron flux is recorded in a reactor working at a level sufficient to sustain a fission chain reaction.
22 October 2020  Press Service of Isotope JSC

ROSATOM and Apulia continue cooperation by testing lutetium-177 used in cancer treatment
ROSATOM and Apulia continue cooperation by testing lutetium-177 used in cancer treatment
Isotope JSC, official distributor of isotope products manufactured by ROSATOM’s enterprises, successfully delivered lutetium-177 produced according to EU GMP standards to Nuclear Medicine Department of Policlinico of Bari (Apulia, Italy) for quality evaluation. The activity was implemented within the scope of the Healthcare Memorandum of Understanding signed between Apulia Region and ROSATOM in November 2019.
24 September 2020  Press Service of Atomflot

Nuclear icebreaker Arktika is heading to Murmansk
Nuclear icebreaker Arktika is heading to Murmansk
22 September, 2020 – On September 22, Arktika, the lead universal nuclear-powered icebreaker, departed from the completion embankment of the Baltic Shipyard in St. Petersburg towards the Murmansk sea port. The passage is planned to take about two weeks. During this time, the nuclear icebreaker will be tested in ice conditions.