Russia starts work on 2nd power unit for Akkuyu plant

The construction of a new power unit at the Russian-built Akkuyu nuclear power plant (NPP) in Turkey is set to start in the first quarter of 2020, director general of Russian nuclear energy corporation Rosatom Alexey Likhachev …

Turkey starts construction of 2nd Akkuyu block

The construction of the Akkuyu nuclear power plant continues as planned, Turkish Energy Minister Fatih Donmez said. The project is being implemented as planned, he said in an interview with Bloomberg. …

April meeting of Putin and Erdogan

 Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold a meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Moscow today. According to the Turkish leader, he plans to discuss with his Russian …

Akkuyu Nuclear files documents for construction license

Akkuyu Nuclear, the company implementing the project on construction of the first nuclear power plant in Turkey, filed documents to the Turkish Atomic Energy Authority (TAEK) for a license to build the third unit of NPP, TASS reports. …

Putin vows to launch Akkuyu NPP in 2023

Russian President Vladimir Putin hopes that the Akkuyu nuclear power plant will be launched in 2023. "The implementation of a large-scale project for the construction of the first nuclear power plant in Turkey, …

Putin starts Ankara two-day visit

Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in Ankara where he will hold talks with Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan and take part in a ceremony to launch the construction of the Akkuyu nuclear power …