On the 22nd of February, 2015 at
After having eliminated the malfunction (replacement of pneumocephaly device at localizing armature), NPP personnel put into operation the main pump-2,4. As of 14.00 p.m. February 23, 2015 capacity of NPP unit was restored.
By preliminary estimate the event was rated as the event without safety significance – “below Scale/Level
A commission on malfunction investigation was created.
Radiation at the site of the South-Ukrainian NPP and neighboring area remains unchanged at the value of 12 mR/h, which is usual background radiation level for the NPP area.
Physical protection system operates in normal mode.