Telegram included in register of Internet information distributorsBusiness & Economy June 28, 20:56
Putin points to growing activities of foreign secret services against RussiaRussian Politics & Diplomacy June 28, 20:36
FIFA chief Infantino to attend Chile-Portugal 2017 Confederations Cup semis match in KazanSport June 28, 20:27
Lavrov expects US to refrain from creating pretexts for new attacks on SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy June 28, 20:09
Top diplomat says Germany willing to open new chapter in relations with RussiaWorld June 28, 19:28
Russia open for cooperation with Germany in war on terror, Lavrov saysRussian Politics & Diplomacy June 28, 19:22
Baltic Fleet’s fighter jets hold air combat drills in Russia’s westernmost regionMilitary & Defense June 28, 18:57
Russian telecom watchdog to include Telegram in registerBusiness & Economy June 28, 18:51
Skolkovo Foundation proactively cooperating with China — IT projects directorBusiness & Economy June 28, 18:41
VLADIVOSTOK, September 4. /TASS/. Russia’s nuclear agency Rosatom and Chukotka autonomous region have signed an agreement on construction of an offshore nuclear power plant in the town of Pevek, a TASS correspondent reported.
The offshore NPP is now under construction on the Baltiysky plant and it will be completed in 2016.
It will replace the Bilibinskaya NPP which is now operating in Chukotka. The operating life of the Bilibinskaya NPP has been extended until 2020.
It is planned that the offshore NPP will be twice as powerful as the Bilibinskaya NPP - about 80MWt.
Earlier TASS reported that Rosatom is to receive 5 billion rubles ($ 72 mln) in subsidies from the federal budget for the construction of coastal and hydraulic infrastructure to accommodate the floating nuclear power plant in the town of Pevek.
The total construction cost of the floating unit, coastal and hydraulic infrastructure until 2019 will amount to 37.3 billion rubles ($557 mln), including the funds from the federal budget.