Iran takes Delivery of Fourth Fuel Shipment from Russia

January 20, 2008

Iran took delivery of the fourth shipment of fuel from Russia for Bushehr power plant on Sunday.

Iran Atomic Energy Production and Development Company said that it took delivery of 11 tons of fuel on Sunday morning and forwarded it to Bushehr.

It said that the remaining part of fuel will be shipped to Iran in four times according to a timetable.

IAEPDC said that Bushehr power plant needs 85 tons of fuel for primary stage of commissioning.

Russia has undertaken to commission Bushehr power plant in 2008 after unwarranted delays.