Second Consignment of Bushehr Nuclear Plant Fuel Arrives in Iran

December 28, 2007

The second consignment of fuel for Bushehr nuclear power plant arrived in Iran Friday.

Deputy head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization Ahmad Fayazbakhsh told IRNA on Friday that the amount of the delivered fuel is the same as the first consignment.

He added, "The second consignment was delivered upon scheduled time table."
The first consignment arrived in Bushehr power plant on December 17, 2007.

The initial fuel for the Bushehr nuclear power plant is around 82 tons which would be delivered to Iran in 8 separate consignments from Russia within two months.