Nuclear Energy

How Armenian NPP to Be Taken out of Service
13:51 July 09, 2012 | Միջուկային էներգետիկա | Արմավիր
Thus, Action Plan on Taking ANPP out of Service published on the official website of Energy and Natural Resources of Armenia, shows that first actions, “List and Structure of Necessary Legislative and Regulatory Documents” were specified still in
Metsamor: Who Will Prove Us Radiation Not Affecting Us?
17:06 July 06, 2012 | Միջուկային էներգետիկա | Արմավիր
Metsamor residents are worried with the problem with Armenian nuclear power plant. As it’s known, the operating life of current nuclear power plant finishes in 2016. But the plant won’t be closed down, on the contrary
What We Have in Metsamor? – Nothing
12:42 July 03, 2012 | Միջուկային էներգետիկա | Արմավիր
Many people are concerned whether development defects are connected with the fact, that parents of such children work at ANPP, meanwhile
This Happened next to ANPP (Photos)
15:49 June 27, 2012 | Միջուկային էներգետիկա | Արմավիր
In early June, cloudburst flood covered the summer house areas located only in several kilometres from Armenian nuclear power plant. The irrigation system was destroyed. The flood tore off parts of
Drying up Gardens near Armenian NPP
14:51 June 27, 2012 | Միջուկային էներգետիկա | Արմավիր
Our land area is saline land. We have improved the land, brought in new land areas and took care and cultivated gardens here. At present one square meter costs 1914 AMD, but I would say saline land areas were taken away with bulldozers, but salt eventually came out. Nevertheless, we are cultivating these land areas, as these gardens help us to breathe. The nuclear power plant will remain in the desert without them. Nobody thinks
Uranium in Meghri? Meghri Residents Speaking about Problem
15:22 May 24, 2012 | Միջուկային էներգետիկա | Սյունիք
There is a village, Miazami, nothing grows there because of the newly opened mine – Tey Litchqvaz. We knew it long ago there was gold, but the heads didn’t develop it, they said there was much uranium
NPP Operations To Be Extended
12:26 April 23, 2012 | Միջուկային էներգետիկա | Արմավիր
The government decided to start the process of extending the term of NPP operations in an effort to ensure Armenia’s self-sufficiency in energy ahead of the planned launch of the new nuclear unit. Note that second unit’s licensed term expires on September 1, 2016, 30 years after
Hakob Sanasaryan: ANPP Was Closed Not Because of Greens, but Incompliance with Accepted Standards
13:32 April 18, 2012 | Միջուկային էներգետիկա | Արմավիր | Երեւան
After Zori Balayan’s article in 1987, the Kremlin responded and then the governmental committee arrived in Armenia. They started dealing with the problem of Nairit and recommended to deal with the production of chlorinated rubber outside Armenia. We were inspired. What about the ANPP, even when Armenia was half-dead and hardly breathed
Emergency Risks at ANPP– In Focus of Armenian Government
11:36 April 04, 2012 | Միջուկային էներգետիկա | Արմավիր
The probable incidents and risks of anthropogenic accidents at ANPP may lead to the radioactive contamination of environment, exposure of ANPP employees and population to the radiation. The Armenian Government intends to approve a decision
ANPP trust management contract was terminated prematurely
18:31 March 30, 2012 | Միջուկային էներգետիկա | Արմավիր
On 29th of March in Yerevan the Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Armen Movsisyan and the authorized representative of Russian company "INTER RAO UES " OJSC Vadim Mityushin signed
Government Thinks It Can Manage ANPP Risks
11:34 March 15, 2012 | Միջուկային էներգետիկա | Արմավիր
On 7 March the Armenian Government approved the national strategy for decreasing catastrophe risks


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