MINSK, February 26 (BelTA) – The first unit of the Belarusian nuclear power plant (BelNPP) has produced 1.5 billion kWh of electricity since it was connected to the grid, Belarusian Energy Minister Viktor Karankevich told the media, found BelTA.
“Currently, the first unit is in the pilot operation phase. It has produced the first 1.5 billion kWh of electricity since it was connected to the grid, ”said Viktor Karankevich. “We are planning to complete the pilot operation stage with dynamic testing and proceed to the comprehensive test operation of the 15-day operation at full rated capacity,” he noted.
According to him, after that, the unit will be accepted in commercial operation by the government acceptance commission.
The readiness for construction and assembly of the second unit is currently 78%. “Work is underway to assemble the main equipment, technology systems, cable laying, vertical leveling and road construction,” said the minister. .