The nuclear power plant is located in CernavodÄƒ CernavodÄƒ in Romania.
The design of the nuclear plant was commissioned by the Atomic Energy of Canada Limited in the 80s, during the Communist era.
The initial project involved five units construcció
- Unit No. 1. The construction of this unit ended in 1996 with an output of 705.6 MW electric power.
- Unit number 2. day September 12, 2007 with a capacity of 706 MW electricity production was launched.
- Units 3 and 4. These units are still in the planning stages. Once in operation it is expected that the combination of units 1, 2, 3 and 4 cover 40% of energy demand in Romania with the aim of reducing the need to use fossil fuels for electricity production.
- Unit 5. At the moment there is no plan to end this nuclear unit.
|Reactor model||CANDU 6|
|Owner||Ministerul Economiei, Comertului Si Mediului De Afaceri(Ministry Of Economy,Trade And Bussines Envir|
|Operator||Societatea Nationala Nuclearelectrica S.A.|