August 29, 2008

Balakovo Nuclear Plant Unit Back in Service – Operator

MOSCOW. Aug 29 (Interfax) - Generating Unit No. 2 of the Balakovo Nuclear Power Plant has been reconnected into Russia's electricity grid after routine safety maintenance, Russia's nuclear power plants operator, Rosenergoatom, said in a press release.

All of the plant's four generating units are currently in operation.

Radiation at the plant and around it is said to be under the natural level.

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