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Kursk Nuclear Power Plant

Kursk Plant Operating History

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Plant Manager: Yu. I. Slepokon
Chief Engineer: Vyacheslav M. Rjakhin
Utility: Rosenergoatom
Telephone No.: 7-071-31-41819
Fax: 7-071-31-41849

Reactor Model Net Output Initial Criticality Commercial Start
Unit 1 RBMK-1000 925 MWe 10/1976 10/1977
Unit 2 RBMK-1000 925 MWe 12/1978 8/1979
Unit 3 RBMK-1000 925 MWe 8/1983 3/1984
Unit 4 RBMK-1000 925 MWe 10/1985 2/1986
Unit 5 RBMK-1000 925 MWe Under Construction
Kursk Units 1 through 5
kurchatov, Kursk, Russia
Light-Water-Cooled, Graphite-Moderated Reactor (LGR)
Steam Generator Supplier: Kharkovsky Turbinny Zavod
Architecture: Atomenergoproject
Construction: Ministry of Power Stations


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