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Dhaka Saturday,  Feb 16, 2019

Nuclear

ROSATOM State Atomic Energy Corporation of Russia and Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC) jointly published three Bangla books on nuclear energy on the occasion of Ekushey Book Fair 2019. “Atomic Horizon”, and “Various Professions in the Nuclear Industry” were translated from Russian language while, the comic book “Unexpected Adventure of Onu” was written and edited in Bangladesh. Architect Yeafesh Osman, Minister for Science and Technology (MoST) formally unveiled the books... »
TVEL, Fuel Company of Russia’s Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation has started testing accident-tolerant fuel (ATF) for nuclear reactors. Accident-tolerant fuel is resistant to severe accidents at nuclear power plants. It is expected to keep its integrity for a quite a long enough time without a zirconium-steam reaction that induces hydrogen release. First two assemblies accident-tolerant fuel have been manufactured at Novosibirsk Chemical Concentrates Plant. Tests are being conducted at... »
Bangladesh signed a ‘nuclear fuel support contract deal’ with Russia to ensure fuel supply for the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP). According to the deal, Russia will be supplying Uranium as fuel for the whole lifetime of RNPP. The deal signing ceremony took place on today at the Science and Technology ministry situated in the capital. However, the signed deal has only ensured the supply of nuclear fuel from Russia;... »
During the recent visit of the Russian President Vladimir Putin to the Republic of Serbia, an inter-governmental agreement was signed for use of nuclear energy in peaceful purposes. The agreement creates a legal foundation for the practical implementation of joint projects in peaceful use of nuclear energy. Alexey Likhachev, Director General of Russia’s state atomic energy corporation – Rosatom and Nenad Popovich, Minister in charge of innovation and technological development... »
Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation of Russia invites Bangladeshi journalists to take part in “ASE International Photo Awards”. Atomstroyexport (ASE), the engineering division of Rosatom and General Contractor of Rooppur Nuclear Power Project, organizes the contest. The winners will be awarded a trip to Russia, fully funded by the organizer, among many other attractive prizes. ASE International Photo Awards is open for the full-time or Part-time Photojournalists from Bangladesh, India,... »
TVEL Fuel Company, a subsidiary of Russia’s state atomic energy corporation- Rosatom and CNLY, a subsidiary of China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) have signed a contract for supply of nuclear fuel for CFR-600 fast-neutron reactor which is currently under construction in China. The contract covers the initial loading of nuclear fuel, as well as supplies for refueling during the first seven years of the reactor operation. New manufacturing line for... »
The power unit 4 of Tianwan Nuclear Power Plant Starts of commercial operation on December 22, 2018 after successful completion of commissioning of the its nuclear island. All the tests for Power Units 3 and 4, stipulated in the Commissioning Program were conducted and the results were found compliant with the technical specifications and safety requirements as mentioned in the General Contract. A Preliminary Acceptance Certificate for the Tianwan NPP... »
The Turkish Atomic Energy Authority (TAEK) has granted a Limited Work Permit (LWP) for construction of Unit 2 of Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant, the first ever nuclear power facility in the country. Four units with the 3+ generation VVER-1200 reactors are being constructed in the Turkish southern province of Mersin with the financial and technical assistance from Russia. Limited Work Permit is an important stage in the process of licensing... »
world’s only floating nuclear power plant (FNPP)-AkademikLomonosovis expected to start injecting electricity to Russia’s power grid next year, ushering a new era in global nuclear power industry.Built by Russia’s Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation Reactorof Unit-1 has successfully gone through the first stage of its power start-up , last week ( December10) in Murmansk of Russia. Power start-up is a series of functional and safety tests to be conducted on... »
Republic of Rwanda has signed intergovernmental agreement on cooperation in the field of peaceful uses of nuclear energy in Moscow recently. The Intergovernmental agreement was signed following the memorandum of understanding signed between Rosatom State Corporation of Russia and the Ministry of Infrastructure of Rwanda on June 22, 2018 in Moscow. Aleksey Likhachev, Rosatom Director General and Claver Gatete,Rwandan Minister for Infrastructure signed the agreement on behalf of their respective... »