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Wednesday, 23.04.2014, 23:48
Lithuanian Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevicius told Lithuanian Radio yesterday that the final decision on the fate of the Visaginas Nuclear Power Plant project will be made after the government has received answers to nearly 80 questions it has given to the project's strategic investor – Japan's Hitachi, informs LETA/ELTA.
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Lithuania's Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevicius says that Russia's decision to do not build nuclear power plant in Kaliningrad region was determined by vague synchronisation possibilities, depreciation of local network, meanwhile the study on Lithuania's power grid's synchronization will be the most decisive in making decision on the Visaginas Nuclear Power Plant (NPP), informs LETA/ELTA.
Representatives of Belarus assure that the project of the Astravets Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) is arranged appropriately and the NPP will be safe, informs LETA/ELTA.
According to Lithuania's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the ministry was not informed about the intensions of Belarus to organize the event related to the Belarus nuclear power station (NPP) in Vilnius, informs LETA/ELTA.
On Friday, the EU Council adopted a regulation on Union support for the nuclear decommissioning assistance programmes in Bulgaria, Lithuania and Slovakia, informs LETA/ELTA.
EU financial aid to help Bulgaria, Lithuania and Slovakia to complete the decommissioning of the Kozloduy, Ignalina and Bohunice nuclear power plants in the next EU budget period (2014-2020) was approved by MEPs on Tuesday, reports LETA/ELTA, referring to the press office of the European Parliament.
It seems that the situation of the nuclear power plant (NPP) in Visaginas was not to come to light until February 2014, reports LETA/ELTA.