Is a floating nuclear power plant a good idea?

June 2007
InTech;Jun2007, Vol. 54 Issue 6, p10
The article focuses on the Lomonosov, the floating nuclear power plant being built by Russia. Based on the report from "The Times of London," the Lomonosov is the first of the seven plants that would bring energy resources to remote Russian regions and to potential foreign markets. The nuclear power plant will house two reactors that are capable of supplying energy to a city with 200,000 population in three years. Russia's Atomic Energy Agency claims there are 12 countries that are interested in buying floating nuclear plants, including China, Algeria and Argentina.


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