TVEL (Russian: ТВЭЛ, tr. tvel) is also a Russian abbreviation of the "heat-releasing element", fuel rod.

The TVEL Fuel Company (TVEL) is a Russian nuclear fuel cycle company headquartered in Moscow. It works mainly in uranium mining and the production of nuclear fuel. TVEL belongs to the Atomenergoprom holding company (part of Rosatom).

TVEL Fuel Company
Open joint stock company
IndustryNuclear industry
Key people
Sergei Sobyanin (Chairman of the Board), Anton Badenkov (Acting President)
ProductsNuclear fuel
Revenue$3.17 billion[1] (2017)
$983 million[1] (2017)
$820 million[1] (2017)
Total assets$6.76 billion[1] (2017)
Total equity$5.45 billion[1] (2017)
ParentAtomenergoprom (Rosatom)
TVEL Building in Moscow

TVEL supplies fuel to the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Hungary, Ukraine, Armenia, Lithuania, Finland, China and India. In the world, 73 power reactors (17% of the world market by number) and 30 research reactors are currently running with TVEL made fuel.[citation needed]

TVEL is developing the TVS-K fuel assembly for Western-designed reactors. As of 2017 TVS-K is in pilot usage, and TVEL hopes it will be ready for commercial supply in 2021.[2]

The chairman of the board of directors is Alexander Lokshin. The acting president is Yuri Olenin.


Nuclear fuel production[3]
Separation-sublimation assets[4]
Research institutes and design bureaus[5]

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  1. ^ a b c d e "Консолидированная финансовая отчетность по МСФО за 2017 год" (PDF). Retrieved 7 November 2018.
  2. ^ "A Russian export brand". Nuclear Engineering International. 13 September 2017. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  3. ^ "Фабрикация ядерного топлива". Retrieved 4 August 2017.
  4. ^ "Разделительно-сублиматный комплекс". Retrieved 4 August 2017.
  5. ^ "Научно-конструкторский блок". Retrieved 4 August 2017.

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