Posts tagged as Ignalina

Lithuania’s Ignalina N-plant to issue new call for tenders for repository contract

Friday, July 10, 2020

Lithuania’s Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant (INPP), which was shut down a decade ago and is now being decommissioned, last week rejected all three bids submitted by potential contractors in a tender process for the construction of a 100-million-euro near surface repository for low and intermediate level short-lived radioactive waste, known as the B25-2 project, reported LETA/BNS. The bids had been rejected due to excessive prices, the INPP said in a…

Decommissioning of Ignalina nuclear power plant reaches new milestone

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Ignalina decommissioning reaches new milestone. Final cask for spent fuel delivered. Full capacity reached to safely manage and store all spent nuclear fuel. The decommissioning of the Ignalina nuclear power plant (INPP) in Lithuania has reached a new milestone with the delivery of the final storage cask for spent nuclear fuel, one year ahead of schedule. These containers are used for the safe and secure storage of spent nuclear fuel…

Lithuania in EU budget talks: Ignalina NPP, farmers and depopulation in focus

Thursday, February 20, 2020

As Lithuanian president heads for budget talks in Brussels, farmers from the three Baltic countries are set to protest outside the European Parliament. Lithuanian President Gitanas Nausėda arrived in Brussels on Thursday for EU budget talks that will determine the bloc’s finances for the next seven years. In addition to agricultural payments, Nausėda will focus on three other areas in the talks: the so-called Cohesion support aimed at helping poorer…