SALTO PEER REVIEW MISSION WAS CONDUCTED AT KOZLODUY NPP

From 06 through to 15 July, a SALTO peer review mission of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) was held. It reviewed the activities for ensuring long-term operation (LTO) of Units 5 and 6.

PRESS RELEASE

Pursuant to Kozloduy NPP programme for diversification of fresh nuclear fuel supplies, on 04 February, 2021, the plant signed a contract with Westinghouse Electric Sweden for the development of safety analyses for licensing and implementing of alternative nuclear fuel on Unit 5 operating at a thermal output of 3120 MW. 

 

KOZLODUY NPP ENDS 2020 WITH A RECORD-BREAKING PRODUCTION RESULTS

From the beginning of 2020 until 02:30 pm on 30 December, 2020, Kozloduy NPP generated 16,555,000 МWh of electricity, strictly adhering to all the requirements for safe operation. With this, the nuclear power plant reached its peak production of the previous year. Within the remaining hours until the end of 2020, Units 5 and 6 are expected to mark a new production record by reaching the total figure of 16,626,000 MWh.

US AMBASSADOR HERRO MUSTAFA VISITED KOZLODUY NPP

On 03 December, 2020, the US Ambassador to Bulgaria H.E. Herro Mustafa paid a visit to Kozloduy NPP to meet the Chief Executive Officer, Nasko Mihov, and the Company management team.

KOZLODUY NPP AND EVIC HELD NATIONAL ESSAY COMPETITION

The national essay competition, organised for the second time by Kozloduy NPP and the Electric Vehicles Industrial Cluster (EVIC) among students from Bulgarian vocational schools, has ended.

THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA VISITS KOZLODUY NPP

On 29 June, 2020, Rumen Radev - President of the Republic of Bulgaria, visited Kozloduy NPP. At the Training Center he had a meeting with the management team of the company, during which he was acquainted with the current state of nuclear facilities and the main priorities in the activities of the nuclear power plant.

KOZLODUY NPP WITH NEW SCHOLARSHIP HOLDERS

Angel Ivanov, Vasil Uzunov and Vladislav Shabanski are the new scholarship holders of the nuclear power plant. The young people were selected on account of their good results achieved during the winter semester of the academic year 2019/2020 in their majors: “Thermal Energy and Nuclear Energy”, at the Technical University – Sofia, and “Nuclear Engineering and Nuclear Energy” at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”.

KOZLODUY NPP CELEBRATED WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY

On 5 June, Kozloduy NPP, the largest producer of electricity in Bulgaria, marked the World Environment Day with two events planned in the ecological calendar of the nuclear power plant for 2020.

DELEGATION FROM THE NUCLEAR ENERGY AGENCY WITH THE OECD ON A VISIT TO KOZLODUY NPP

Mr. Nobuhiro Muroya, Deputy Director-General for Management and Planning of the Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA) of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), arrived on an official visit to Kozloduy NPP on 29 January, 2020.

KOZLODUY NPP SIGNED A CONTRACT FOR MODERNISATION OF CONTROL SYSTEMS

In order to extend the operational lifetime of the control systems of Units 5 and 6, on 16 January, 2020 Kozloduy NPP signed a contract with Westinghouse Energy Systems LLC – Bulgaria Branch KCHT for migration of Unit 5 and 6 computer information and control system Ovation to the latest generation Ovation platform.