According to Czech media (15 November 2012), Russian state nuclear power corporation Rosatom may acquire a 49 per cent interest in the JV Nuclear Energy Company of Slovakia from Czech energy company ČEZ. The other partner in the JV is Slovakia’s JAVYS.
The JV is building a new power unit of the Bohunice Nuclear Power Plant project located in Slovakia. The construction contract is worth an estimated GBP 2.4 billion. Rosatom also supplies reactors for two units being built at Slovakia’s Mochovce Nuclear Power Plant.