Nuclear Regulatory Board Approves Constructionof Akkuyu NPPUnit 3
Nuclear Regulatory Board has approved the construction license for the third power unit in favor of Akkuyu Nuclear JSC. The license application package was submitted to the Nuclear Regulatory Authority on March 28, 2019. After examining the application documentation, the Nuclear Regulatory Board adopted Resolution to approve the Construction License of the third unit of Akkuyu NPP. Construction License will allow to proceed with the construction of all facilities of the third unit within the scope of nuclear safety such as reactor and turbine buildings and to perform construction and installation works at the facilities having impact on the nuclear safety. The Limited Work Permit for the third power unit was approved on July 23, 2020.
The following key licenses and permits within the scope of implementation of the Akkuyu NPP Project have been obtained: approval of the Environmental Impact Assessment Report, electricity generation license, construction licenses of the first, second and third units and temporary operating permit of the Eastern Cargo Terminal. Akkuyu NPP fourth unit construction license application package is currently being reviewed by the NRA. The application was submitted to the Nuclear Regulatory Authority on May 12, 2020.