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.


Fri, 01/17/2020 - 13:00
IAEA assistance mission ended up at Zaporizhzhia NPP

Fuming Jiang, IAEA nuclear


Wed, 12/11/2019 - 14:16
Implementation of the Westinghouse fuel at ZNPP: Unit 5 is fully loaded

During the 2019 outage campaign, the core of ZNPP Unit 5 was fully loaded with the Westinghouse fuel. Three other ZNPP units – Units 1, 3 and 4 have mixed loading now. Thus, today in the core of ZNPP units, there is the following number of the WR fuel assemblies: 163 – at Unit 5, 84 (i.e. half) - at each of the units: Unit 3 and Unit 4, and already 126 – at Unit 1 (which is currently in outage).


Fri, 11/29/2019 - 14:58
A lead engineer of the Operating Experience Department participated in the training event organized by the IAEA

Oksana Vorobyova, Lead Engineer of Zaporizhzhia NPP Operating Experience Department, participated in the training event organized by the IAEA for the specialists of nuclear power plants and regulatory authorities. The four-day course was held in Vienna. Its subject was: “Operational reliability indicators enhancement. Analysis of the event root causes”.


Mon, 11/25/2019 - 14:35
A ZNPP representative participated in the IAEA international workshop

Serhii Pikhtin, Deputy Head of Zaporizhzhia NPP Decontamination Department, participated in the IAEA Regional Project Workshop on the criteria for radwaste acceptance and waste management operations before disposal. The working meeting was held in Georgia and involved highly professional experts with considerable experience and recognition in their performance area.


Thu, 11/21/2019 - 16:15
Zaporizhzhia NPP was audited to meet the requirements of international standards

At the Zaporizhzhia NPP a recertification audit of the integrated management system of SE “NNEGC “Energoatom” was carried out regarding the fulfilment of the requirements of international standards. The audit was conducted in three areas: quality management system, environmental management system, health and safety management system.


Wed, 11/20/2019 - 16:40
The specialists of Zaporizhizhia NPP participated in the XV International Conference “Problems of Modern Nuclear Power Industry”

The XV International Scientific and Technical Conference of Young Scientists and Experts “Problems of Modern Nuclear Power Industry” was held at the Kharkiv Karazin National University.


Thu, 11/14/2019 - 15:45
The implementation of a new project to optimize the equipment maintenance and repair is ongoing

A delegation consisting of representatives from the US Department of Energy, the Argonne National Laboratory (USA) and NT-Engineering (Ukraine) visited Zaporizhzhia NPP.

The purpose of the visit was to discuss the issues related to the implementation of the project to optimize the maintenance and repair of power unit equipment - through the implementation of a risk-informed approach for the NPP configuration management.


Tue, 11/12/2019 - 15:45
The WANO Technical Support Mission started at Zaporizhzhia NPP

At Zaporizhzhia NPP, the WANO Moscow Center Technical Support Mission on “Field walkdown by managers and observations” started, involving experts from Ukraine, the USA, Slovakia and China. The WANO mission was invited to ZNPP at the invitation of Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant.

In his welcoming speech, Petro Kotin, General Manager of ZNPP, emphasized that for our plant it was very important to support the WANO in terms of using external operating experience.


As of the time 10/01/2020 - 10:40

Performance indicators
Power Unit №1 970 MW
Power Unit №2 -
Power Unit №3 1004 MW
Power Unit №4 -
Power Unit №5 -
Power Unit №6 1012 MW
Total plant load 2986 MW
Radiation conditions
Industrial ground 0.08 μSv/h
Energodar 0.07 μSv/h
Meteorological state
Air temperature 17.3
Wind E
Wind speed 4.1 m/s
Relative humidity 75 %
Atmospheric pressure 755 mm Hg