OKB “GIDROPRESS” took part in an International Conference
Representatives of OKB “GIDROPRESS” took part in the 11-th International Scientific and Technical Conference “Safety, Efficiency and Economy of Atomic Industry” held on 24-25 of May at the JSC “Concern Rosenergoatom” in Moscow.
The Designer General Vladimir Piminov presented the Program of VVER technology improvement and enhance of its attractiveness to consumers in the conditions of two-component nuclear energy system. Materials of “Strategy for development of nuclear power engineering in Russia till 2050 and for the perspective up to 2100” served as a basis of the Program. Recently, R&D in the field of VVER technology were focused on justification of AES-2006 and VVER-TOI designs. In the presented report it is justified that VVER technology has a great modernization potential and is capable to ensure a high efficiency of two-component nuclear energy system.
At the Conference the specialists had opportunity to share the experience and information on the key issues of NPP operation and prospects of nuclear energy development.
In the framework of the Conference the decisions are made to facilitate solution of such tasks as assurance of priority of NPP operation safety, enhancement of economic efficiency of Units operation, extension of NPP life, etc.