Salehi had announced in July that his country had started construction of two new nuclear power plants in the Southern city of Bushehr
On May 3, Trump administration reduced waivers for Russian and European countries from 180 days to 90 days to cooperate with Iran on the nuclear sites of Bushehr
, Arak and Fordow, without facing U.S.
Reports stated the epicenter of the earthquake was in the town of Kaki, the capital city of Kaki District, in Dashti County, Bushehr
Mahmud Jafari, project manager for the plant, told a ceremony as foundation work began Saturday that the second nuclear plant at Bushehr
would become operational in 2025 and a planned third plant in 2027.
As of today, about 25 billion kW/h have already been generated at Bushehr
First power unit of Bushehr
NPP was connected to the national grid of Iran on September 3, 2011.
TEHRAN: Iran and Russia are to begin construction on two new nuclear reactors at Iran's Bushehr
nuclear power plant, the head of the Atomic Energy Organization in Tehran said late Wednesday.
Russian Ambassador to Iran Levan Dzhagaryan said earlier in September that Moscow was ready to increase its nuclear cooperation with Tehran even after the Islamic Republic takes full control of the Russian-built Bushehr
nuclear power plant.
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) "should send a specialised technical team to inspect the Bushehr
nuclear plant and investigate potential damage", GCC Secretary-General Abdulatif Al Zayani told an emergency meeting of top Gulf emergency officials.
Offices in the capitals of Qatar and Bahrain were evacuated after the quake, whose epicentre was 89 km (55 miles) southeast of the port city of Bushehr
, according to the U.S.
Summary: Washington:US intelligence agencies have significantly stepped up spying operations on Iran's Bushehr
nuclear reactor prompted ...