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Fourth reactor construction work begins at Akkuyu NPP

Fourth reactor construction work begins at Akkuyu NPP

A groundbreaking ceremony was held on July 21 for the fourth and final power unit of the Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) in the southern province of Mersin. “The Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant will alone meet 10% of the …

Important equipment delivered to future Akkuyu NPP

Important equipment delivered to future Akkuyu NPP

A polar crane with a lifting capacity of about 400 tons was delivered to the Akkuyu nuclear power plant's construction site in the Gulnar district of Mersin province, the press service of Akkuyu Nükleer AŞ reports. The …

Rosatom to build Akkuyu NPP on schedule

Rosatom to build Akkuyu NPP on schedule

Turkey's first nuclear power plant, Akkuyu, which is being built by the state corporation Rosatom, will be launched as scheduled, Sergey Butskikh First Deputy Director General of Akkuyu Nuclear JSC, Director of Akkuyu NPP under construction …

Sberbank to lend $800 mln for Turkish NPP

Sberbank to lend $800 mln for Turkish NPP

Russia's largest lender Sberbank said on Wednesday it would provide $800 million in loans for the construction of the Akkuyu nuclear power plant in Turkey, having provided $400 million in 2019. The seven-year loan, consisting of two …

Turkey to build 2 more nuclear power plants

Turkey to build 2 more nuclear power plants

Turkey will swiftly start preparations for second and third nuclear power plants, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday. These will follow the country’s first nuclear power plant, Akkuyu, which is being built in …

Russia starts work on 2nd power unit for Akkuyu plant

Russia starts work on 2nd power unit for Akkuyu plant

The construction of a new power unit at the Russian-built Akkuyu nuclear power plant (NPP) in Turkey is set to start in the first quarter of 2020, director general of Russian nuclear energy corporation Rosatom Alexey Likhachev …

Turkey starts construction of 2nd Akkuyu block

Turkey starts construction of 2nd Akkuyu block

The construction of the Akkuyu nuclear power plant continues as planned, Turkish Energy Minister Fatih Donmez said. The project is being implemented as planned, he said in an interview with Bloomberg. …

April meeting of Putin and Erdogan

April meeting of Putin and Erdogan

 Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold a meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Moscow today. According to the Turkish leader, he plans to discuss with his Russian …