New Nuclear Fuel Supply Reaches the Bushehr Plant

May 2, 2020

Weapon Program: 

  • Nuclear

Related Country: 

  • Russia

The new fuel supply for the Bushehr power plant was delivered on Apr. 29 with the cooperation of AEOI and Rosatom state nuclear energy cooperation.

The cargo, based on the annual program for fuel replacement is placed in this power plant’s heart in order to functionalize the country’s and Middle East only power plant and feed 1000 MW safe, clean electrical energy into the national grid.

The integration and cooperation between the I. R. of Iran and the Russian federation despite the complications occurred by the corona virus epidemics, taking into consideration the health criteria, is being implemented according to the envisaged plans.

The Bushehr plant complex sustained nuclear functioning including production of sustained electrical energy and building of new plant units is a manifestation of the I. R. of Iran firm standing against the cruel western sanctions and continued peaceful cooperation with the holders of nuclear technologies and display of the country’s nuclear expertise abilities.