logo
* 搜尋
* 核能資訊中心
* 中心簡介
* 相關資訊
* 瀏覽人數
今天: 13991
昨天: 19414
本月: 428174
總計: 1220383
國際核能現況 : Rostov unit 4 enters commercial operation
發表人 nicenter 於 2018/10/3 9:48:18 (56 人讀取)

Rostov unit 4 enters commercial operation


Unit 4 of the Rostov nuclear power plant in Russia has entered commercial operation three months ahead of schedule, state nuclear corporation Rosatom has announced.




Rostov unit 4 (Image: Rosatom)

Preparations for the physical start-up of Rostov 4 began on 6 December 2017, with the loading of nuclear fuel into the reactor. Within five days, all 163 fuel assemblies were installed and on 29 December the unit was put at the minimum controlled power level.


Rosatom announced on 23 January that Russian regulator Rostechnadzor had issued a permit required for start-up operations at the unit. The reactor began pilot operation on 21 January and was connected to the electricity grid on 1 February. The reactor reached 100% capacity on 14 April. According to Rosatom, Rostov 4 has already generated more than 3750 million kWh of electricity.


Rostechnadzor carried out a comprehensive inspection of the unit between 24 July and 3 August. On 25 September, Viktor Katkov, head of Rostechnadzor's Don regional office, signed the Statement of Conformity confirming that Rostov 4 meets the requirements of technical regulations and project documentation. A form stating that the unit is fully completed and ready for operation was signed the day before. These were the last documents required to confirm the completion of Rostov 4 and its readiness for commercial operation.


The 1000 MWe VVER pressurised water reactor was declared to have been put into commercial operation on 28 September - Russia's Nuclear Workers' Day. The corresponding order was signed by Andrey Petrov, general director of Rosenergoatom, Rosatom's nuclear power plant operating subsidiary, on the basis of permission for commercial operation granted by Rosatom.


Rosenergoatom said: "It should be noted that the Rostov nuclear power plant is the first plant in modern history, where the so-called line construction has been revived; it ensures both compliance with the project construction period and the most effective use of material and financial resources. Thanks to this, the construction of Rostov unit 4 was completed on time and with a saving of RUB1.56 billion (USD23 million)."


Rosatom said the unit will contribute RUB1 billion a year to the federal budget, and in its first year of commercial operation about RUB1.7 billion in property tax.


Four 1000 MWe VVER pressurised water reactors have been planned at the Rostov site, near the city of Volgodonsk, since the early 1980s. Construction of units 1 and 2 began promptly, but progress faltered. Units 1 and 2 eventually entered commercial operation in 2001 and 2010, respectively. Unit 3 was connected to the grid in 2015.


Russia's ten nuclear power plants have a total installed capacity of 27.9 GWe and Rostov 4 is the 36th reactor to be in operation in the country.


Researched and written by World Nuclear News



source: http://www.world-nuclear-news.org/Articles/Fourth-Rostov-unit-enters-commercial-operation



其他新聞
2019/2/20 10:18:29 - Public hearing for Whiteshell licence renewal
2019/2/20 10:16:05 - Russia's Kola plant completes second WANO review
2019/2/20 10:09:05 - 回應環團抗議興達電廠更新計畫 台電:減開發增綠地 救空氣護溼地立場一致
2019/2/20 10:07:34 - 核二未來面臨燃料池滿 新北稱「目前尚有空間」 台電:避重就輕、張飛打岳飛
2019/2/18 10:18:09 - NRC seeks input on legacy uranium cleanup
2019/2/18 10:14:08 - BP forecasts nuclear growth to 3400 TWh by 2040
2019/2/18 10:11:32 - Melted fuel photographed at Fukushima
2019/2/18 10:09:53 - Search for UK repository site resumes
2019/2/15 13:56:22 - NRC terminates US MOX plant authorisation
2019/2/15 13:54:09 - Foratom highlights role of nuclear in meeting EU's target

 線上期刊目錄

 友善連結

單位類

行政院原子能委員會
原能會輻務小站臉書
放射性物料管理局
核能研究所
國立清華大學工程與系統科學系
國立清華大學生醫工程與環境科學系
中華民國核能學會
財團法人核能科技協進會

新聞類


30013 新竹市光復路二段101號 北育成三樓309室 電話:(03)571-1808 傳真:(03)572-5461 Email: nicenter[@]nicenter.org.tw