Accident-hit reactor pressure vessel should be replaced if even minimal damage is found, Lukashenka says

The reactor pressure vessel (RPV) that was involved in last month`s accident at the construction site for the Belarusian Nuclear Power Plant will have to be replaced if tests find even minimal damage, Alyaksandr Lukashenka said on Thursday.

Russia plans to build «evolutionary» reactor in Belarus

The nuclear reactor that Russia plans to build in Belarus will be evolutionary and incorporate technologies of China’s Tianwan plant, Konstantin Ilyinsky, a representative of St.