Rosatom has not received from the Ukrainian side, no official refusal to cooperate on the project of completion of Khmelnitsky NPP, is reported in the statement of the press service of the Russian state Corporation.
first, the Ukrainian side said about the intention to denounce the agreement with Russia about the construction of enterprises of nuclear fuel in Ukraine And the construction of new units at Khmelnitsky NPP.
"Press service of Rosatom surprised by the number of statements in the Ukrainian media about the status And prospects of implementation 2 Russian-Ukrainian projects ", - reported in circulation.
Rosatom stressed That the fuel Company TVEL, a member of the Corporation faithfully And fully performs all of its obligations under the construction enterprises of nuclear fuel.
"On time And in full is made of all financial obligations, for example, the latest issue of its shares with the introduction of JSC "TVEL" 42 million dollars was declared invalid only because of lack of money Ukrainian JV shareholder - the state Concern " Nuclear fuel ". The fuel rod at its own expense, has manufactured equipment for the first plant, it is adopted by the Ukrainian side, but because of the impossibility of its delivery to Ukraine over non-payment is placed in storage at the Novosibirsk enterprise of chemical concentrates ", - says Rosatom.
As for completion of NPP, Rosatom has stated many times That showed interest in this project And performed all the appropriate steps.
"At the moment the Russian side has not been received from the Ukrainian side, no official refusal to cooperate on this project ", - reported in circulation.
As commented in public corporations, the transfer of Ukraine, the Russian technologies of nuclear fuel production in fact was launched in 2011. For example, were passed all comprehensive technological input to the preparation of the feasibility study And project documentation.
"preparedness to complete the technology transfer Ukraine confirmed signed by TVEL in 2013 And transferred to Ukraine in the license contract, which is now housed at the signing of the Ukrainian side. The license agreement contains no restrictions on the use of Russian technology, it clearly sets out only those rules of transmission, which translated from bid of JSC "TVEL" - said Rosatom.
While JSC "TVEL" done responsibly And well to continue the project And successfully finish it. The preconditions for the continuation of the project already completed a large amount of practical work, the project is one step away from launching a major construction project at the site.
"in addition, the project invested significant financial resources that must effectively be applied in the interests of the project. And the fuel continues to wait for the actions of the Ukrainian side to continue the project, " concluded in Rosatom.