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Russia's state-run uranium mining concern Atomredmetzoloto said it would increase uranium production to 3,841 tons this year. Proven uranium reserves in Russia have reached 545,000 metric tons, a 275 percent increase from 2006, Natural Resources Minister Yury Trutnev said Tuesday, RIA Novosti reported. Atomredmetzoloto, known as ARMZ, plans to increase production to 20,000 tons per year by 2024, the report said, making it the world's largest producer.
Alstom Atomenergomash has signed an agreement with Atomenergoproekt for the engineering of the turbine generator package and turbine hall equipment, based on Alstom's Arabelle technology, for the Seversk nuclear power plant in the Tomsk region of Siberia, Russia.
Text of report by corporate-owned Russian news agency Interfax Moscow, 8 September: Atomstroyexport has scheduled the next stages of pre-launch works at the Bushehr nuclear power plant in Iran for December 2008 - February 2009, the head of the [Atomostroyexport] company, Leonid Reznikov, has told journalists.
MOSCOW. Aug 27 (Interfax) - Sergei Kiriyenko, the general director of the Russian state corporation Rosatom, signed a directive on organizing the construction of the Baltic Nuclear Power Plant in the Kaliningrad region on August 13, Rosatom said in a press release.
ELEKTROSTAL, near Moscow. July 29 (Interfax) - The deadlines for putting some of the planned Russian nuclear power plants into operation are to be brought forward, said Sergei Kiriyenko, head of nuclear power industry regulator Rosatom, on Tuesday.
Text of report by corporate-owned Russian news agency Interfax Bratislava, 16 July: Russian open joint-stock company TVEL has maintained its position in Slovakia, having won the tender for the supply of nuclear fuel for five power-generating units of the local Mochovce and Bohunice nuclear power plants until 2015, management company Slovenskie Elektrarne has reported.
MOSCOW. June 25 (Interfax) - Russia's nuclear industry is open to cooperation with private Russian and foreign investors, Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Ivanov said in a keynote speech to the ATOMCON 2008 forum.
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