6 Oct 2023 09:58

Belarusian NPP takes first generating unit off line for scheduled maintenance

MINSK. Oct 6 (Interfax) - The first generating unit of the Belarusian Nuclear Power Plant (BelNPP) has been taken out of service for a second round of scheduled maintenance, the Belarusian Energy Ministry said.

"The first generating unit of BelNPP has been taken out of service for the latest scheduled preventative maintenance. [...] As part of the planned measures at the first unit of the BelNPP, there will be a partial loading of fresh nuclear fuel at the reactor, and the equipment of the reactor system, turbine generator, main circulation pumps and other equipment and process systems will be inspected," the ministry said.