Nuclear Energy

Nuclear Energy in Armenia: Risks, Responsibility and Safety
November 10, 2017 at 19:37 | Nuclear Energy | Armavir
The European Union and the Republic of Armenia have developed Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement, where one of the clauses covers the closure of the Armenian Nuclear Power Plant. This clause doesn’t contradict
Armenia-EU Envisage Closure and Decommissioning of ANPP
October 16, 2017 at 17:22 | Nuclear Energy | Armavir
Under the Comprehensive and enhanced partnership agreement between the European Union and the Republic of Armenia, the cooperation in the field of energy shall include, among other things, the closure and
Armenian Government Again Tries To Detect Radioactive Raw Material in Armenia
October 03, 2017 at 18:45 | Nuclear Energy
The Armenian Government is again trying to detect radioactive raw material in the area of Armenia. On 28 September RA Minister for Energy Infrastructures and Natural Resources Ashot Manukyan submitted three draft resolutions on the search of radioactive raw materials. The drafts lay down the activities of the contest
Armenia was elected member of IAEA Board of Governors
September 25, 2017 at 16:15 | Nuclear Energy
At the 61st session of the General Conference of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in Vienna on September 21, Armenia was elected a member of the IAEA Board of Governors. Members of the Board of Governors are
Naira Araqelyan: US PeaceCorps Volunteers Are Not Sent to ANPP Affected Communities, As They Are Considered Hazardous
August 29, 2017 at 14:16 | Nuclear Energy | Armavir
The Armenian Government is proposing to give a solution to the radioactive wastes and the problem of spent nuclear fuel at the Armenian Nuclear Power Plants through “Strategy for Safe Management of Radioactive Wastes and Spent Nuclear Fuel in the Republic of Armenia”. Society at large and the ANPP impacted zone population are worried about this problem
Supply of ANPP New Equipment To Start Soon
August 14, 2017 at 13:00 | Nuclear Energy | Armavir
It is planned to launch the first phase of the equipment of the ANPP second power unit extension in Armenia this November. For the purpose of replacing equipment, works are underway
Grants Received by Armenian NPP
August 03, 2017 at 16:45 | Nuclear Energy | Armavir
Besides this 160 million USD, works for extension of design operation period of the second power unit of the Armenian NPP are being implemented within the framework of Russian-Armenian cooperation with 270 million USD export loan provided by Russia and 30 million USD grant provided by
Nuclear Power Plant resumes electricity production
July 10, 2017 at 15:06 | Nuclear Energy | Armavir
After successful completion of scheduled upgrading and recharging works on July 7 Armenia’s Nuclear Power Plant resumed production of electricity