Hot testing has been completed at the Mochovce-3 nuclear power plant under construction in Slovakia but the exact date of commissioning will depend on the licensing process, owner Slovenské Elektrárne said. It could take up to eight months to undergo all tests and get the necessary permits to bring the new units online. Fuel loading is now scheduled for later this year Slovenské Elektrárne said. The first of two new 440-MW Russia-supplied VVER units was due to be commercially operational in the second quarter of this year.
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