Rostechnadzor Certifies Unit 6 of Leningrad NPP
On March 10, Head of the North European Interregional Department for Supervision over Nuclear and Radiation Safety of Rostechnadzor Sergey Perevoshchikov delivered the statement of conformance of Unit 6 to requirements of technical regulations and project documentation to Director of Leningrad NPP Vladimir Pereguda. The day before, the final 15-day integrated tests of the new power unit were completed. During those tests, the power unit operated without issues at the nominal power.
By the commissioning time, Unit 6 of Leningrad NPP will produce more than 2 bln kWh of electricity. According to preliminary estimates, after its commissioning, the economic effect as additional taxes to the budget of Leningrad Region will be more than RUB 3 bln a year.