June 1 at 11:04 unit 1 of Zaporizhzhya NPP unloaded, disconnected from the power grid and put in reserve in compliance with regulatory procedures in connection with balance sheet constraints in the power system.
This is with reference to the press service of the NAEC "Energoatom" according to Biznestsentr.
Currently are in operation of unit 3 Zaporizhzhya NPP. The total capacity of the generators is 2 020 MW. At unit 4, 32 day scheduled overhaul, at power unit No. 5 - 47 day average planned repairs.
"Due to balance sheet constraints for the last day of the atomic power station of Ukraine nedorabotanno 68,64 mln kW/h of electricity in may - 411,22 1 million/kW·h," according to "Energoatom".
Zaporizhzhya NPP – the largest energy facility in Ukraine and Europe with an installed capacity of 6,000 MW.
As reported, earlier the acting President of NAEK "Energoatom" Peter Kotin said that restrictions on the production of electricity at nuclear power plants led to a drop in energy production at nuclear power plants may 27 to historic lows – 6630 MW in installed capacity 9490 MW.
According to the updated forecasted energy balance for 2020, the electricity production of the state company NAEK "Energoatom" will be reduced to half of the existing capacity. However, three of NPP are displayed in the reserve and the production of 7 – limited.
In "Ukrenergo" explained the introduction of balance constraints, the fall in electricity consumption because of the quarantine against increase in electricity production of wind and solar power (VES and SES) more than 2 times.