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Dhaka Monday,  Dec 5, 2022


The cost of installing the Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) of Ruppur as well as the price of electricity produced by it is relatively higher says the country’s finance minister AMA Muhit. In a cabinet meeting presided by the Prime minister Sheikh Hasina that held at the parliament building on Monday, AMA Muhit indicated, Ruppur NPP as a very expensive project. The finance minister said that the overall cost of this... »
Twelve Bangladeshi students are being prepared for running the upcoming Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant in Bangladesh. They are now taking specialized study at the National Research Nuclear University in Moscow. Sazzad Dewan is one of them, who prior to his Moscow nuclear university enrollment, studied in University of Asia Pacific on Electrical and Electronic Engineering at home. While talking with Banglanews at his campus in Moscow, Sazzad said, Rooppur power... »
Deputy CEO for International Relations of Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation Nikolay Spasskiy yesterday led the Russian part during negotiation with the visiting Bangladesh Delegation headed by the Minister for Science and Technology Yeafesh Osman. A high power delegation from Bangladesh is in Moscow at the moment for bilateral negotiations with Russia on various issues pertaining to Rooppur Nuclear Power Project, including credit agreement. The delegation is passing through a... »
India has concluded a nuclear agreement with Bangladesh in a sign that the bilateral neighbourhood relationship is becoming special. The core of the new engagement is all 21st century — energy, connectivity, security. “We are politically aligned, security sensitive and economic partners,” said a top source in India. The nuclear agreement is a three-document package that has been negotiated between the MEA and the Bangladesh department of science and technology... »
A   Bangladesh   delegation   comprising   the   Ambassador   to   Russia   Dr.   S.   M.   Saiful   Hoque, representatives of Ministry of Science and Technology and other concerned departments visited the Novovoronezh nuclear power plant in Russia. The  Novovoronezh NPP is  the  reference project for the under construction Rooppur NPP in Bangladesh. The   delegation,   accompanied   by   Vladimir   Zarubaev,  Deputy   Chief   Engineer   for   Inspection Atomenergoproekt went round the different facilities of power units 6 and 7... »
The life extension project at Armenian NPP Unit 2 is going full tilt with Rosatom’s involvement. At a meeting held in late April, the project steering committee discussed results of the technical audit that involved systems and individual components of the reactor unit. The meeting was attended by representatives of the Armenian Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources, Armenian State Committee on Nuclear Safety Regulation and Armenian NPP operator Haykakan... »
АSE Group of Companies, engineering division of State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom, in cooperation with the Atomic Industry Information Center in the city of Dhaka presented the photography exhibition of the Hungarian nature photographer Vince Balint on beauty and diversity of the nature surrounding NNPs. The exhibition’s opening ceremony took part in the frame of the workshop on the environmental and safety aspects of nuclear energy projects, organized on April... »
The Power Grid Company of Bangladesh (PGCB) will construct a 7-km long 132 kV transmission line for the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) project to facilitate the power supply during the plant’s construction works. The steel-pole transmission line from Iswardi of Pabna to Rooppur will cost Tk 320 million. A Chinese joint venture of ZTT and Sinotech won the contract to construct the line within the next one year on... »
The government has formed a high-powered monitoring committee to oversee implementation of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) project and assist in providing overall security in the project area. The Cabinet Division issued a notification on Sunday, signed by its additional secretary Maksudur Rahman Patwari in this connection. According to the notice, the 13-member special committee will be led by the Rajshahi Divisional Commissioner as the convener. Mentioning the team’s areas... »
Atomstroyexport (ASE) of Russia and Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC) to have a regular coordination meeting at Rooppur  Nuclear Power Project site at Ishwardi today (Thursday).The meeting to review the results and plans for the beginning of an active phase of construction works and development of design documentation. A high power ASE delegation from Moscow to reach Rooppur this morning to take part at the meeting. In December 25, 2015 ... »