- Floating nuclear plants. // Modern Power Systems;Nov94, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p9
Reports on the plan of the Russian nuclear organization Rosenergoatom to build small floating nuclear power plants to supply both heat and power to remote regions of Siberia. Installation of reactors used in both ice-breakers and submarines; Capacity.
- Back for more. Edwards, Rob // New Scientist;08/08/98, Vol. 159 Issue 2146, p12
Comments on Russia's plans to build its first new nuclear power stations since the Chernobyl accident. Rosenergoatom company to build four reactors before 2010; Aim of the government to increase to proportion of the country's electricity generated by nuclear power; Moratorium in the West on...
- Floating nuclear plant. // Modern Power Systems;Apr96, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p9
Reports on the ongoing development of a floating nuclear plant in Russia and the planned operation of a plant in the Far East within five years.
- Why Russia still wants nuclear power. Perera, Judith // New Scientist;5/8/93, Vol. 138 Issue 1872, p29
Probes the reliance on nuclear power by Russia and other former Soviet republics despite high-profile accidents in nuclear facilities. Nuclear accident in Tomsk-7, Siberia and in Chernobyl, Ukraine; Economic difficulties; Energy shortage; Fuel shortage; Ecological opposition. INSET: The secret...
- Russian nukes' power cut off. // Time International (South Pacific Edition);10/3/94, Issue 40, p20
Reports on the cutting off of electricity at the central command of the Russia's strategic nuclear missile forces.
- Russia breathes life into `nuclear' monster. // New Scientist;2/29/92, Vol. 133 Issue 1810, p13
Reveals that Russia will take over the former Soviet Ministry of Atomic Power, Enginering and Industry. President Boris Yeltsin states that the successor ministry, Minatom, will take over buildings, structures and other assets of the former ministry that lie within Russia. Minatom will embrace...
- Nuclear growth advocated. // Modern Power Systems;Jul93, Vol. 13 Issue 7, p9
States the need for the Russian power industry to replace fossil-fueled energy sources with nuclear power plants over the next decade. Advocacy by the Russian Federation atomic energy minister; Proposal for future nuclear development; Expected benefits of shift from fossil to nuclear power plants.
- Russia floats PWR idea. // Professional Engineering;04/30/97, Vol. 10 Issue 8, p6
Reports on Russia's plan to develop barge-mounted nuclear power plants. Foreign countries' interest in the project.
- Canadians study nuclear project. // Modern Power Systems;Nov95, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p9
Reports on the decision of Canada to help Russia with a feasibility for a nuclear power plant. Cost.