Unit №6 of Zaporizhzhya NPP on Sunday, December 28, at 5:59 am disconnected from the network effect of protection against internal damage to the generator.
It is reported NAEC “Energoatom».
«Reactor installation is at 40% capacity. Causes tripping clarified “, – stated in the release.
Zaporizhzhya said that currently are in operation five units with total capacity of 4530 MW.
« The radiation background at the site and in the buffer zone (the area around the nuclear power plant radius 2.5 km) – 8-12 micro-roentgen per hour, which corresponds to the natural radiation background at the location of the Zaporizhzhya NPP, “- said in a statement.
Recall that in early December, “Ukrenergo” reported that due to emergency repairs Unit №3 Zaporizhzhya and low coal stocks in warehouses of thermal and hydro power system failure Ukraine lacks 10% of capacity. In different regions of the country continue rolling blackouts.
As you know, on December 1, throughout Ukraine, including in the Mykolaiv region applied graphics power outages due to the difficult situation in the energy system of Ukraine with the purpose of compliance targets for limiting power consumption.
Zaporizhia nuclear power plant – the largest energy facility in Ukraine and Europe with an installed capacity of 6,000 MW: the plant operates six power units of 1000 MW each .