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Thursday, 04.06.2020, 04:20
Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda has called on the European Commission to take all measures to ensure the safety of the Astravyets nuclear power plant under construction in Belarus before its launch, reported LETA/BNS.
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Lithuania plans to sign an agreement on early notification of a nuclear accident with Belarus later this month, Lithuania's State Nuclear Power Safety Inspectorate (VATESI) told LETA/BNS on Tuesday.
Fermi Energia and the Estonian National Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics entered into a cooperation agreement on Monday in the framework of which the institute will analyze how large an emergency planning area would be needed by the nuclear power plant planned by Fermi Energia, reported LETA/BNS.
Lithuania will insist that Belarus implements all safety and security requirements before the launch of Astravyets Nuclear Power Plant (NPP), the country’s president Gitanas Nauseda has said in an interview to LETA/BNS on Wednesday.
Lithuania's Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant (INPP), which was shut down a decade ago and is now being decommissioned, begins on Monday to resume the work it put on hold two weeks ago due to the coronavirus crisis, saying the suspension had no major impact on its work schedules or on the projects' progress, reported LETA/BNS.
Fermi Energia, an Estonian company exploring the possibility to set up a small modular nuclear plant of up to 300 megawatts in Estonia, is looking at the region of Tostamaa as one potential location for the would-be power plant, according to the Parnu Postimees articles writes LETA.
Ignalina decommissioning reaches new milestone. Final cask for spent fuel delivered. Full capacity reached to safely manage and store all spent nuclear fuel.