3 Mar 2010 10:12

Rosatom to get over 55 bln rubles for nuclear plant, supercomputers, medicine

MOSCOW. March 3 (Interfax) - State-run Rosatom will receive from the budget in 2010 more than 55 billion rubles for the building of an atomic power station, for other scientific research and design, under a resolution signed by Prime Minister Vladimir Putin on February 27.

Rosatom will also receive 53.2 billion rubles for nuclear power industry development this year.

It will receive 1.1 billion rubles for scientific research under the program "Developing supercomputers and grid technology, 430 million rubles for the creation of a transport-energy module based on nuclear-powered megawatt facility under the project "Cosmos and telecommunications".

And 400 million rubles will be used by Rosatom to organize the production of new radiopharmacological and medical substances, as well as putting together a services network for high-tech medical assistance.