The fourth unit of the Rivne nuclear power plant and the fifth power unit of Zaporizhzhya NPP derived in scheduled maintenance, informs on Tuesday a press-service of the Ministry of energy and coal industry of Ukraine.
"Twenty-first of July in 03. 12 (same as IIC) in Accordance with the agreed proposal and schedule maintenance of power units of Ukrainian NPPs unit? 4 (VVER-1000) Rivne nuclear power plant is disconnected from the network for enabling preventative recovery, which is considered medium and is designed for 61 days ", - is informed in the report.
It is also stated that unit? 5 of Zaporizhzhya NPP was yesterday put in repair, which will last until July 25.
Zaporizhzhya NPP is the largest energy facility in Ukraine and Europe with an installed capacity of 6,000 MW, the station operated six units with a capacity of 1 million kW each.
Rivne nuclear power plant (RAPP) is located in the North-West of Rivne region, at the station are operated by four power units with a total capacity of 2 835 MW.