Armenia declared shortage of specialists for construction of new NPP

Armenia needs to build a new nuclear power plant, but this process is moving very slowly – as noted by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan at a government meeting, TASS reports Photo: The PM noted that the country has set the task of building a new nuclear power plant, “However, tomorrow we will be faced with reality: there is money, there is a project, but we cannot build it because we do not have specialists. We are very late on this issue, but better late than never,” he ...

Armenia , Russia , NPP

Iran started building new nuclear power plant Karun

Iran has started building a new nuclear power plant, Karun – as announced by the Director of the Atomic Energy Organisation of Iran, Mohammad Eslami, TASS reports Photo: According to the official, Iran intends to invest at least $5bn in the extraction of radioactive materials in the province of West Azerbaijan. The country has already started building a new nuclear power plant there. Its capacity will make at least 300 megawatts.

iran , NPP

US to build first NPP in Poland

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki made a statement that the American companies, Westinghouse and Bechtel, will build Poland's first nuclear power plant, TASS reports PHOTO: WWW.PIXABAY.COM Mr. Morawiecki shared this information during the ceremony of signing the agreement for the execution of project work. “Westinghouse and Bechtel will work together with Polish subcontractors to create Poland's first ultra-modern and ultra-safe nuclear power plant," he said. “I am glad that we ...

poland , usa , NPP

Expert explains why EU closes its NPPs in favour of green technologies of dubious effectiveness

The consequences of the energy crisis can’t go unnoticed: experts predict that the coming winter will be quite difficult for many EU member states. According to Polish media, if the government refuses to freeze energy prices, electricity prices in Poland could rise by up to 70 percent in 2024. However, some EU countries continue the policy of curtailing nuclear energy in favour of alternative, but green technologies of dubious effectiveness. Denis Karas, a member of the Standing Committee on ...

Karas , NPP , EU , nuclear energy

American Bechtel to participate in construction of Poland’s first NPP

The construction of the first Polish nuclear power plant will be handled by the American company Bechtel – as informed by the Minister of Climate and Environment of Poland, Anna Moskwa, RIA Novosti reports PHOTO: WWW.REUTERS.COM In particular, Ms. Moskwa said, “Another global nuclear energy giant is joining the project. This is the American company Bechtel, which will act as a project performer.” According to the source, a corresponding agreement was signed in Warsaw on May 25th. Ms. Moskwa ...

poland , usa , energy , npp

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