The governments of Russia and Turkey signed a cooperation Agreement in Ankara on May 12, 2010. The Agreement provides for construction of a nuclear power plant consisting of four power units of NPP-2006 project with VVER-1200 reactors of total capacity 4.800 MW in Mersin province located on the southern coast of Turkey.
Under the terms of the Agreement, the Russian side registered a project company Akkuyu Nuclear JSC (Akkuyu Nükleer Anonim Şirketi) in Turkey on December 13, 2011. The shareholders of Akkuyu Nuclear JSC are the following companies, authorized by the relevant Government Executive Orders of the Russian Federation:
|Shareholder||Shareholding ratio (in%)|
|JSC Inter RAO||0,820%|
|OJSC Concern Rosenergoatom||21,948%|
|CJSC Rusatom Overseas||74,915%|
ACTORS● Akkuyu Nükleer ● Rusatom Overseas ● Cengiz İnşaat ● Enerji ve Tabii Kaynaklar Bakanlığı ● Karadeniz İsyandadır ● Nükleer Karşıtı Platform ● Greenpeace Türkiye ● Doğa Derneği