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Energoatom signs amendment to Holtec contract

Waste and Recycling

26 January 2015

Energoatom and Holtec International have signed an amendment to their contract to build a central used fuel storage facility at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant and the supply of used nuclear dry cask storage systems.

Chernobyl projects make progress

Waste and Recycling

04 November 2014

Construction of the central used fuel storage facility has started at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant.

Biosphere reserve for Chernobyl

Energy and Environment

07 August 2014

Pripyat wildlife 48Ukraine expects to prepare soon a draft presidential decree on establishing a biosphere reserve in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone.

EBRD agrees additional €350 million for Chernobyl Confinement

Waste and Recycling

04 December 2014

Chernobyl New Safe Confinement 48Governors of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development have approved additional bank funding for the completion of the Chernobyl New Safe Confinement on the site of the 1986 nuclear accident.

Ukrainian used fuel store under construction

Waste and Recycling

27 August 2014

Ukraine CSFSF ceremony 48A ceremony has been held to mark the start of construction of Ukraine's central used fuel storage facility, which is being built near resettled villages in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone.

Second part of Chernobyl arch lifted

Waste and Recycling

05 August 2014

Chernobyl arch - lifting of second half 48The second half of the Chernobyl arch has been raised in a landmark event for the long term management of the accident site.