GP NAEK Energoatom carries out works on extension of the lifespan in six of the fifteen operating units of Ukrainian NPPs. In particular, two blocks of Zaporizhzhya NPP are at an advanced stage of preparatory work. About it reports UKRINFORM with reference to the presentation of Energoatom.
It is noted that the power unit №1 of Zaporizhzhya NPP will be out of repair on 16 September, and the 2nd unit – September 25. Another two power units work on the extended operation, which will be completed in 2017-2018.
Also, similar work conducted at unit 3 of Rivne NPP and unit 1 of Khmelnitsky NPP.
Has previously extended the operation of two units of Rivne NPP VVER-440 – 20 years of the project period, and two blocks of South-Ukrainian NPP VVER-1000 – 10 years project period.