Rosatom completed work on extension of Bulgaria’s NPP service for 30 years

Kozloduy power plant main producer of electric power in the country

The consortium of affiliates of Russian nuclear corporation Rosatom and France’s EDF completed work on justification of extending the service life of power unit No. 5 of Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) in Bulgaria by 30 years, TASS reports on Oct. 25 from the ceremony dedicated to work completion.

The event was attended by Bulgaria’s Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova and First Deputy Chief Executive of Rosatom Kirill Komarov. "This is a highly important project for us because we pretty well understand importance of the role operating power units of Kozloduy NPP are playing for Bulgaria and we are glad we can contribute to provision of energy stability in this country," Komarov said.

Kozloduy NPP is the only nuclear power plant in Bulgaria and main producer of electric power in the country.

Source: TASS.com

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