Türkiye deciding on contractor for Sinop Nuclear Power Plant

    REGION  14 June 2024 - 11:06

    Rosatom is strongly positioned to win the contract for Türkiye's second nuclear power plant in Sinop, given its competitive edge, TASS reports quoting Pavel Zavalny, head of Russia's State Duma energy committee.

    Zavalny, currently in Türkiye with an inter-parliamentary delegation, expressed confidence in Rosatom's capabilities during discussions about Türkiye's plans to construct additional nuclear facilities.

    "Yes, Türkiye is planning to build two more large nuclear power plants. The Russian side is eager to participate in the Sinop project," Zavalny stated. "Rosatom holds significant advantages, including its experience with the Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant, state-of-the-art reactor technology, and a commitment to 100% localization of production between Russia and Türkiye. Cost-effectiveness is also a key factor."

    While noting that Türkiye's Ministry of Energy is evaluating proposals from other countries, including Korea and China, Zavalny indicated that Rosatom's proposal stands out due to its joint financing approach, which involves project financing, joint investment attraction, and collaboration with a Turkish general contractor.

    "The decision-making process is ongoing, but I am confident, about 90%, that the Russian proposal will be selected," Zavalny concluded.

    Caliber.Az

    Subscribe to our Telegram channel


Read also

US should prioritize Iran negotiations to prevent Israel-Hezbollah war Analysis by Foreign Policy

25 July 2024 - 03:10

Media: Ex-Iranian President survives alleged assassination attempt

24 July 2024 - 19:22

Türkiye to assemble KAAN combat aircraft prototypes in 2025

24 July 2024 - 20:10

Iran criticizes US, UK, France for silence on Israeli airstrikes

24 July 2024 - 18:21

Turkish intelligence operation in Iraq targets key PKK/KCK figures

24 July 2024 - 18:58

Iran detains ISIL terrorists in major operation

24 July 2024 - 16:32
ADVERTS
Video
Latest news

    Northeast Asia's growing nuclear threat

    25 July 2024 - 05:12

    US should prioritize Iran negotiations to prevent Israel-Hezbollah war

    Analysis by Foreign Policy

    25 July 2024 - 03:10

    How US semiconductor restrictions may backfire?

    25 July 2024 - 01:06

    Barack Obama's silence on Kamala Harris

    Analyzing the strategic move

    24 July 2024 - 23:04

    US troop withdrawal from Niger to wrap up by early August

    24 July 2024 - 21:10

    US to invest $101 million in Pakistan to strengthen democracy

    24 July 2024 - 20:58

    UN rep: COP29 to play crucial role in maintaining global focus on climate issues

    24 July 2024 - 20:46

    Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan strengthen ties with new agreements

    PHOTO

    24 July 2024 - 20:34

    CIS observers review preparation for snap parliamentary election in Azerbaijan

    PHOTO

    24 July 2024 - 20:22

    Türkiye to assemble KAAN combat aircraft prototypes in 2025

    24 July 2024 - 20:10

    US ex-president commits to multiple debates with VP

    24 July 2024 - 19:58

    Saurya Airlines aircraft crash leaves 18 dead in Nepal

    PHOTO / VIDEO

    24 July 2024 - 19:46

    Germany announces date for Bundestag elections

    24 July 2024 - 19:34

    Media: Ex-Iranian President survives alleged assassination attempt

    24 July 2024 - 19:22

    Western protectionism vs Chinese green tech imports

    Caliber.Az on YouTube

    24 July 2024 - 19:10

    Turkish intelligence operation in Iraq targets key PKK/KCK figures

    24 July 2024 - 18:58

    2024 Summer Olympics begin in France with rugby, football matches

    24 July 2024 - 18:46

    YouTube removes Armenian singers’ songs plagiarizing Azerbaijani compositions

    24 July 2024 - 18:34

    Iran criticizes US, UK, France for silence on Israeli airstrikes

    24 July 2024 - 18:21

    Azerbaijani, Uzbek oil companies establish joint master's degree programme

    24 July 2024 - 18:08

    Azerbaijani, Israeli top diplomats mull bilateral relations, regional issues

    24 July 2024 - 17:56

    Azerbaijani presidential aide hosts outgoing Polish ambassador for farewell meeting

    24 July 2024 - 17:44

    Israel Defense Forces continues ground operation in Gaza Strip

    VIDEO

    24 July 2024 - 17:32

    Baku's big green leap: President Ilham Aliyev’s vision in anticipation of COP29

    Article by Dispatch News Desk

    24 July 2024 - 17:23

    Russia awaits further details on Ukraine’s negotiation readiness

    24 July 2024 - 17:20

    Armed сlash on Azerbaijan-Iran border leaves guards, intruder injured

    PHOTO

    24 July 2024 - 17:08

    Scholz announces bid for re-election as German chancellor

    24 July 2024 - 16:56

    Israeli former defence minister warns about Iran’s largest drills in Syria

    24 July 2024 - 16:44

    Iran detains ISIL terrorists in major operation

    24 July 2024 - 16:32

    Ukrainian drone strike on Russian ammo depot to exacerbate strained logistics chains

    Defence Intelligence report

    24 July 2024 - 16:20

    Türkiye set to transform into global high-tech hub

    24 July 2024 - 16:08

    Azerbaijani MFA expresses condolences to Ethiopia following tragic landslides

    24 July 2024 - 15:56

    Biden bows out, intrigue persists

    Democratic drama

    24 July 2024 - 15:44

    EU ambassadors approve another financial aid to Ukraine

    24 July 2024 - 15:32

    FM Szijjarto asserts Hungary's dependence on Russian oil via Ukraine

    24 July 2024 - 15:20

    Azerbaijan affirms readiness for talks with Armenia in Russia

    24 July 2024 - 15:17

    Azerbaijan, UN focus on mine threat in liberated lands

    PHOTO

    24 July 2024 - 15:08

    Palestinian unity deal: Illusion or path to peace?

    A day after

    24 July 2024 - 14:56

    Georgian PM links attack on ruling party founder to recent Fico, Trump incidents

    24 July 2024 - 14:44

    Russia slams EU's aid to Armenia as maneuver to destabilise South Caucasus

    24 July 2024 - 14:32

All news