When ZNPP power unit No.2 was being connected to the network, an automatic shutdown was triggered

On November 30, 2021, at 5:47 am, after the completion of the planned medium repair, power unit No.2 of Zaporizhzhia NPP was connected to the power system.

During the work on gaining power at the power unit No.2 of ZNPP, the action of electrical protection was triggered during electrical tests, the power unit No.2 was disconnected from the power system, the press service reports.

The engineering support team investigates the reasons for the protection trip.

According to NPC Ukrenergo, as of 10:33 am on November 30, 5 power units of the Zaporizhzhia NPP are in operation.

To recap, there were two incidents at Burshtyn TPP in one night.

As reported, the Ministry of Energy plans to increase electricity production by 2.5% next year.

Tags: NNEGC "Energoatom", electricity market, ZNPP, infrastructure, nuclear power plant, energy security, power system, power unit

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