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12:04 January 27, 2012 | Nuclear Energy | Syunik“Uranium Mine Developed at Nights” Say Lernadzor Villagers, Syunik Region
“The mine is in front of my house. They work at night, so as nobody could see. They lie when they say the mine won’t be developed,”
11:36 January 27, 2012 | Nuclear Energy | SyunikSyunik Residents Demanding from Armenian President to Stop Uranium Prospecting
A number of NGOs in Syunik Region has sent an open letter to Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan
18:39 January 23, 2012 | Nuclear EnergyConstruction of New Power Plant – New Environmental Disaster for Armenia
“Nuclear power plant itself is an environmental issue; it has rather negative impact on people’s life and health. It’s planned to construct a powerful nuclear power plant with 2.5 more capacities in Armenia, where more than
16:29 January 13, 2012 | Nuclear EnergyArmenia outstripped its neighbors on nuclear-weapon safety
Armenia has outstripped its neighbors on nuclear-weapon safety, American Nuclear Threat Initiative NGO made the rating together with Economist
14:23 January 11, 2012 | Nuclear EnergyGovernment Decision Sets New Pace for Uranium Program
One New Year Eve, on 29 December 2011, the Armenian Government reached a decision to permit Armenian-Russian Mining Organization (ARMO) to increase chartered capital by
15:06 January 10, 2012 | Nuclear EnergyIAEA confirms Iran’s underground nuclear plan
The UN nuclear agency on Monday confirmed that Iran has begun enriching uranium at an underground bunker to a level that can be upgraded more quickly for use in a nuclear weapon than
15:23 January 09, 2012 | Nuclear EnergyIran’s uranium enrichment plant to start operation soon
"The Fordow nuclear enrichment plant will be operational in the near future ... 20 percent, 3.5 percent and four percent enriched uranium can be produced at this site,"
17:24 December 22, 2011 | Nuclear EnergyRomanian nuclear reactor stopped due to water leak
A Romanian nuclear reactor was stopped on Monday because of a technical problem but all security systems are functioning properly, the national operator
15:27 December 15, 2011 | Nuclear EnergyWestern NPP With Russian Equipment
Serzh Sargsyan called on Italy to take part in the construction of the Armenian NPP. Earlier he had made a similar appeal to France. Last week, he called the session of
15:59 December 09, 2011 | Nuclear Energy | SyunikArmenia continues to search for uranium
Armenian government makes an announcement concerning works on uranium search on the Armenian territory.
13:56 December 09, 2011 | Nuclear Energy | ArmavirSix New Seismic Stations Probably to Be Located Near Armenian Nuclear Power Plant
The discussions resulted in making a decision that the IAEA will examine the proposal of
15:37 December 07, 2011 | Nuclear Energy | ArmavirPresident Serzh Sargsyan participated at the session of the AESC
The President of Armenia and Chairman of the Atomic Energy Security Council discussed also steps undertaken toward the enhancement of the Armenian Nuclear Power station’s safety
13:57 December 07, 2011 | Nuclear Energy | ArmavirTurkey’s concerns about Armenia’s nuclear plant are baseless – international expert
Armenian Nuclear Power Plant is in proper condition, chairman of Presidential Council on Nuclear Energy Safety, German expert
18:17 December 06, 2011 | Nuclear Energy | ArmavirAny change of NPP can't affect to company's activites
In 2003, a debt about 40 million USD sum was accumulated at the “ANPP” CJSC towards the Russian nuclear fuel supplier, which was used for the production of electricity at ANPP in the period of 1995-2001
17:54 December 06, 2011 | Nuclear Energy | SyunikUranium Mining Ghost Again Wandering in Kapan
“Fund for Kapan Regional Development” and “Azatamart” Committee are working out measures for Kapan public to oppose to uranium prospecting programs.
16:02 December 05, 2011 | Nuclear EnergyTurkey to Use Armenian Legislation for Its Demand to Close Down Armenian Nuclear Power Plant?
Turkey has several times raised the issue of risks of Armenian Nuclear Power Plant operation and this time it may use the Armenian legislation as a basis
14:17 November 28, 2011 | Nuclear EnergyV. Petrosyan: Nothing Changes with or without “Inter RAO”
If Russian “Inter RAO” Company refuses from further management of Armenian Nuclear Power Plant and early terminates the contract, this won’t have any economic consequences for
16:59 November 24, 2011 | Nuclear Energy | Armavir‘Pressing Just One Button and Destroying Everything’
The people working for High Toxicity Workshop at Armenian Nuclear Power Plant should have received pensions under privileged conditions; nevertheless, they will receive an ordinary citizen’s pension after the amendments made in the law
16:23 November 24, 2011 | Nuclear Energy“Inter RAO” Holding Not Pleased with Conditions of Managing Armenian Nuclear Power Plant?
“Inter RAO” Holding is not pleased with conditions of managing “Inter RAO” Armenian Nuclear Power Plant and intends to early terminate the contract
19:32 November 23, 2011 | Nuclear EnergySupervisory Chamber and Armenian“Miracle” In Energy
By the way, in 2009 19 public companies operated in the system of Energy and Natural Resources Ministry of Armenia owning 50% and more of governmental shares, but the results of the operation for this year show that the bonuses paid to the state budget made up only 18,720,400 AMD