Rivne nuclear power plant disconnected the unit for repair

Ровенская АЭС отключила энергоблок для ремонта

Rivne NPP

Now the station has two blocks of four.

The Rivne nuclear power station brought unit 1 to average preventive maintenance, the estimated duration of 39 days. It is reported by Energoatom.

“December 30, 2017 at 0:07 in accordance with the schedule of repairs of existing NPP power units of Ukraine and in accordance with the approved application unit # 1 Rovenskoy NPP (VVER-440) is disconnected from the power grid to conduct a secondary outage for intended for 39 calendar days. Now the unit operations are carried out under the Programme stop”, – is spoken in the message.

It is noted that now in work there are power units №1 and №4 of Rivne NPP for nominal power level with total load of 1425 MW.

In this unit №3 of RNPP lasts 23 days of outage. All work is performed in accordance with the schedule.

As reported Корреспондент.netearlier in October, the third unit of the Rivne NPP had to disconnect from the grid due to problems with the turbine generator.

We will remind, Rivne NPP can go to fuel the American company Westinghouse.