In Iran, a solemn ceremony of the laying of the Foundation stone of the second phase of Bushehr NPP (project of the Bushehr-2). The project will also be carried out with the participation of Russia.
It is reported that units of the Iranian nuclear power plant will operate the Russian reactor, created by the so-called “post-Fukushima” safety requirements.
The operation of each of the new unit will allow Iran to save 11 million barrels of oil per year.
Project cost Bushehr-2 will be about $ 10 billion. Its implementation will take 10 years.