Mon, 01/04/2021 - 17:15
The service life of Zaporizhzhia NPP Unit 5 has been extended

On January 4, 2021 in the online conference mode, the meeting of the SNRCU Board took place. It was dedicated to the extension of ZNPP Unit 5 in the beyond the design period based on the results of periodic safety reassessment.

The report on the readiness of ZNPP Unit 5 of ZNPP to extend the service life was made by Acting General Manager of Zaporizhzhia NPP Yuriy Kulba. He reported on the implementation of a set of works to assess the technical condition of equipment, improve and re-assess safety, replacement of equipment that has exhausted its resource.


Wed, 12/23/2020 - 16:00
Zaporizhzhia NPP hosts a delegation headed by Acting President of NNEGC “Energoatom” Petro Kotin

A delegation of representatives of the Utility Management Board headed by Acting President of NNEGC “Energoatom” Petro Kotin arrived at Zaporizhzhya NPP on a working visit.

The program of the visit is varied and includes all important activities of Zaporizhzhia NPP, and all the facilities of the plant to be visited are closely combined into one ultimate goal – improvement of safety and reliability of both Zaporizhzhia NPP and the united power grid of Ukraine.

The visit began with attendance at the Zaporizhzhia NPP dry spent fuel storage.


Tue, 11/24/2020 - 11:00
The 750 kV aerial power line Zaporizhzhia NPP - Kakhovska substation was put into operation

On November 24, 2020 at 02:10 the fourth 750 kV aerial power line Zaporizhzhia NPP - Kakhovska substation was put into operation.

This is a large-scale project that is important for increasing the reliability of Zaporizhzhia NPP in terms of power output. Now six power units of ZNPP, SE “NNEGC “Energoatom”, will operate without reduction of generation. This is approximately 700 MW per hour and 17 million kWh of electricity per day. These are significant figures for the economy of Ukraine and for the power-generation sector the country.


Fri, 03/06/2020 - 11:30
Trial operation of Westinghouse fuel is nearing completion at ZNPP

The implementation of Westinghouse fuel at Unit 5 remains a top priority for the Nuclear Safety Department (NSD) for 2020. This work is considered the most significant. The trial fuel operation is underway.


Fri, 01/24/2020 - 09:45
WANO Technical Support Mission ended up at Zaporizhzhia NPP

WANO Technical Support Mission on “Application of risk-informed approaches (risk-monitoring) for maintenance and repair optimization during power unit operation at power” took place at Zaporizhzhia NPP.

This project is implemented at Unit 2 with international technical assistance of USA Government. The primary objective is to increase the utilization factor of installed capacity by means of security important systems repair, during power unit operation at power and to reduce the duration of outages without security diminution.


Tue, 01/21/2020 - 08:50
WANO Technical Support Mission started at Zaporizhzhia NPP

WANO Technical Support Mission on “Application of risk-informed approaches (risk-monitoring) for maintenance and repair optimization during power unit operation at power” takes place on January 20-24, 2020 at Zaporizhzhia NPP.

The WANO experts were introduced, mission purposes and objectives and challenging issues, which are to be solved, were announced at the entrance meeting.


Wed, 12/04/2019 - 08:00
The specialists of Zaporizhzhia NPP were adopting the experience of the RiskWatcher users

The specialists of Zaporizhzhia NPP participated in the International RiskWatcher Users Conference held in London. The representatives of the countries - users of that software, including Japan, France, Slovakia, Hungary, USA, UK, - shared their experience, including Japan, France, Slovakia, Hungary, USA, UK.

At Zaporizhzhia NPP a project is being implemented to optimize the repair and maintenance of the systems for Unit 2. The purpose of the project is to perform maintenance of the equipment during operation of the power unit on power.


Mon, 09/30/2019 - 16:00
The Fuel Inspection and Maintenance Bench was presented at the Ordinary Board of Ukrainian NPPs Chief Engineers

In Odessa, on the basis of the Odessa National Polytechnic University, the Ordinary Board of Ukrainian NPPs Chief Engineers was held. Dmytro Sabadin, Chief Engineer of Zaporizhzhia NPP took part in the work as the Board Chairman, presenting in details Fuel Inspection and Maintenance Bench.


Wed, 08/14/2019 - 13:10
The personnel management integral automation is being implemented at Zaporizhzhia NPP

The site of Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant is the pilot zone of the “Energoatom” large-scale project on the personnel management process improvement with the help of SAP software.

In the next two years, a lot of work aimed at the success of the innovation has to be done at the plant. It aims to significantly improve the efficiency of personnel management, both in separate entities and generally in the utility.


Tue, 08/06/2019 - 14:50
The commissioning tests of transformers have been successfully done

The specialists of Zaporizhzhia NPP Electrical Department took part in the commissioning tests of transformers produced by the Croatian company KONČAR Group, which manufactures products for the power industry. The commission was also composed by experts from each NPP of Ukraine.


As of the time 12/07/2021 - 06:58

Performance indicators
Power Unit №1 975 MW
Power Unit №2 1021 MW
Power Unit №3 1011 MW
Power Unit №4 1008 MW
Power Unit №5 1017 MW
Power Unit №6 1028 MW
Total plant load 6060 MW
Radiation conditions
Industrial ground 0.11 μSv/h
Energodar 0.09 μSv/h
Meteorological state
Air temperature 9.2
Wind SE
Wind speed 3.4 m/s
Relative humidity 100 %
Atmospheric pressure 756 mm Hg