'Chernobyl on Ice' set for Arctic tour

RUSSIA’s first floating nuclear power station, the Akademik Lomonosov, is about to embark on a 4,000 mile journey along the Northern Sea Route as part of the country’s Arctic expansion.

'Chernobyl on Ice' set for Arctic tour 'Chernobyl on Ice' set for Arctic tour 'Chernobyl on Ice' set for Arctic tour 'Chernobyl on Ice' set for Arctic tour 'Chernobyl on Ice' set for Arctic tour

Floating nuclear facility to power Russia’s northern expansion

The station will be towed to the port of Prevek, where it will use its twin KLT-40S nuclear reactors to provide heating and energy to homes supporting mining and drilling operations in Russia's