Kudankulam NPP Unit No 2 has for the first time reached the 100% power level. “This night after completing the physical experiments stage at 90% power level and after obtaining the permission of the Indian regulatory authority, the reactor plant was brought to 100% nominal level of neutron power. We have reached the last stage of dynamic tests at nominal power. According to schedule, this stage is to be completed during the first decade of February. This stage will be followed by 72-hour tests with further transition to the stage of oneyear warranty operation of the power unit,” said Andrey Lebedev, ASE Group of Companies’ Vice-president for projects in South Asia. The operations for power increase from 90% to 100% were performed in accordance with technical specifications.