Nuclear Energy

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
Ministry Replying Letter Addressed to Armenian President
16:02 February 23, 2012 | Միջուկային էներգետիկա | Սյունիք
The letter particularly says, “According to the results of geological prospecting and laboratory analyses conducted in 2010-2011, the presence of a uranium mine near one of the Syunik Region settlements
NPP stress tests priority for Armenian Energy Ministry in 2012
16:20 February 16, 2012 | Միջուկային էներգետիկա | Արմավիր
Implementation of stress tests at Metsamor nuclear power plant aimed at boosting safety level is among priorities of Armenian Ministry of Energy and National Resources in 2012
Antiuranium Movement Representative’s Response to Kirienko’s Statement
16:05 February 09, 2012 | Միջուկային էներգետիկա | Սյունիք
We don’t think that the Russian Federation intends to refuse from state interests in favour of the issues of environmental protection and population health in Armenia, so Mr. Kirienko’s response to our concerns has formal nature
Rosgosatom Head’s Visit to Armenia Put End to Contradictory Hearsay about New ANPP
16:39 February 08, 2012 | Միջուկային էներգետիկա | Արմավիր
We invented unit 3+, which underwent certification in accordance with the EU requirements. Contemporary Russian power units are unique in the world, as they comply with so-called “Fukushima” safety requirement. Moreover, we have these projects not on paper, like many do, but we have already constructed them

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