Inclusive Energy Mix Vital for Africa’s Economic Prosperity

Rosatom Central and Southern Africa took part in an exclusive webinar on the topic “Energy Transition in an Hydrocarbon Dependent African Economy” held on Tuesday. The webinar was the part of Energy Leader’s Dialogue series on Energy Transition where high-level panel shared their experience on the challenges to sustainable growth of the LPG, Solar and … More Inclusive Energy Mix Vital for Africa’s Economic Prosperity

Rosatom offering water treatment solutions for South Africa

Russian State Nuclear Energy Corporation Rosatom participated in “Power Engineering: Strengthening South African Power Pool and Developing Water Security in South Africa” technical talk organized by South African Institute of Electrical Engineers (SAIEE) on July 23, 2020. The tech talks were part of the Nuclear Section framework recently launched by SAIEE in partnership with Rosatom. … More Rosatom offering water treatment solutions for South Africa

Rosatom: Fuel loading starts at Power unit 2 of Leningrad NPP-2

The first of 163 nuclear fuel assemblies has been loaded into the VVER-1200 reactor of power unit 2 of Leningrad NPP-2. Fuel loading marks the beginning of the physical start-up of an NPP. The plant is operated by Rosatom’s Electric Power Division Rosenergoatom. Rosenergoatom‘s Director General Andrei Petrov said: “Beginning physical start-up procedures means that … More Rosatom: Fuel loading starts at Power unit 2 of Leningrad NPP-2

Rosatom Contributes to Sustainable Feeding Programme

Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom pays a great of attention to sustainable social projects across the globe. This year Rosatom is supporting the Bokgoni Technical Secondary School to protect its learners against Covid-19 as well as keep them well nourished. The school’s mission is  to develop the intellectual, physical, social and leadership abilities of … More Rosatom Contributes to Sustainable Feeding Programme

Rosatom introduces water treatment solutions in South Africa

Russian energy giant Rosatom has introduced its mobile water treatment and desalination units to the South African market. South Africa is considered to be a Water Scarce Country with an average rainfall of 450mm per year, which is almost half the global average of 870mm per year, making South Africa the world’s 30th driest country. … More Rosatom introduces water treatment solutions in South Africa

Four new NPP units to be built in Russia

Preparations are now underway in Russia to build new power units in the Leningrad and Smolensk Regions. The corresponding decision was signed by Alexey Likhachev, Rosatom State Atomic Corporation Director General. Сommenting on this decision, Likhachev said: “The Russian nuclear power industry has approached this stage with newly developed types of NPPs – the VVER-1200 … More Four new NPP units to be built in Russia

Rosatom signs Memoranda of Understanding with Framatome SAS and GE Steam Power on the Belene NPP

Rosatom State Corporation signed Memoranda of Understanding (MOUs) with Framatome SAS (France) and GE Steam Power in the framework of the strategic investor selection procedure for the Belene Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) in Bulgaria. Kirill Komarov, First Deputy Director General of Corporate Development and International Business of Rosatom, Frédéric Lelièvre, Senior Executive Vice President in … More Rosatom signs Memoranda of Understanding with Framatome SAS and GE Steam Power on the Belene NPP

HEAT FROM A FLOATING NUCLEAR POWER PLANT WAS FIRST DELIVERED TO THE CITY HEATING NETWORK IN PEVEK

Today the first heat from the floating nuclear power plant (FNPP, the plant of JSC “Concern Rosenergoatom”, Rosatom state atomic energy corporation’s division) was supplied to the 5th microdistrict of Pevek (Chukotka). “So far, the floating nuclear power plant has only produced electricity. From now on, it produces two products: in addition to electricity, it … More HEAT FROM A FLOATING NUCLEAR POWER PLANT WAS FIRST DELIVERED TO THE CITY HEATING NETWORK IN PEVEK

Rosatom develops device for sterilizing medical instruments

Rosatom through its Science division, SSC RF TRINITI JSC, has developed a method of disinfecting and sterilising medical instruments, clothing, equipment, and facilities using mobile devices for the production of concentrated ozone. Under the supervision of Alexander Basiev, a researcher of physical and mathematical sciences, a group of scientists at the research centre have learned … More Rosatom develops device for sterilizing medical instruments

Rosatom earned $7 billion from electricity sales in 2019

Rosatom through its power generating subsidiary, Rosenergoatom,  achieved a record $7.01 billion in 2019. In 2019, total revenue from the sale of electric energy generated by Russian nuclear power plants increased by 17.5% on the year, while total nuclear power generation amounted to 208.8 billion kWh, a 2.2% increase on the year. ‘The growth of … More Rosatom earned $7 billion from electricity sales in 2019