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Leningrad (Sosnovyy Bor) Nuclear Power Plant

Leningrad Plant Operating History

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Plant Manager: Valery Lebedev
Chief Engineer: Yury V. Garusov
Utility: Leningrad Nuclear Power Plant
Telephone No.: 7-812-69-61397
Fax: 7-812-69-62518

Reactor Model Net Output Initial Criticality Commercial Start
Unit 1 RBMK-1000 925 MWe 9/1973 11/1974
Unit 2 RBMK-1000 925 MWe 5/1975 2/1976
Unit 3 RBMK-1000 925 MWe 9/1979 6/1980
Unit 4 RBMK-1000 925 MWe 12/1980 8/1981
Leningrad Units 1 through 4
Sosnovyy Bor, St. Petersburg, Russia
Light-Water-Cooled, Graphite-Moderated Reactor (LGR)
Model: RBMK- 1000
Net Output: 925 Mwe
All reactors are operable.
Utility: Leningrad Nuclear Power Plant
Reactor Supplier: mintyazhmash
Steam Generator Supplier: Kharkovsky Turbinny Zavod
Architecture: Atomenergoproject
Construction: Ministry of Power Stations


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