EU co-finances new arch for Chernobyl

By |julij 15th, 2019|Chernobyl, News, nuclear|

Reactor 4 of the Ukrainian Chernobyl nuclear power plant has been covered with a new arch and is the largest mobile structure ever built by humans. This time, it has been co-financed by the EU. EURACTIV's media partner Euroefe reports.

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French nuclear to suffer after exclusion from EU’s green investment label

By |junij 25th, 2019|EDF, Energy transition, European Commission, France, French court of auditors, News, nuclear|

The European Parliament's decision to exclude the nuclear energy sector from the list of investments that can benefit from the EU's green investment label will have consequences for the sector, particularly in France. EURACTIV France reports.

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Iodine tablets to be distributed to 2.2 million French people living near nuclear plants

By |junij 4th, 2019|EDF, Electricity, iode, News, nuclear, nuclear accident, nuclear power plant|

An additional 2.2 million French people residing close to nuclear power plants will receive iodine tablets and information on how to proceed in the event of an accident. This was announced by the French Nuclear Safety Authority on Monday. EURACTIV's pa...

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May unwavering in China

By |februar 2nd, 2018|Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, Brexit, EU-China, Hinckley Point, News, nuclear, Theresa May, Trade agreement|

Even though the UK is currently weakened because of Brexit, May still stood her ground during her visit in China and did not bow down to their demands, showing true British stubbornness, writes Francois Godement.

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Ristori: ‘With Poland, we have an extremely positive energy dialogue’

By |december 6th, 2017|coal phase-out, Energy transition, News, Nord Stream, Nord Stream-2, nuclear, nuclear energy, Poland|

While EU countries step up efforts to phase out coal, the European Commission is preparing a new initiative to support regions in transition, says Dominique Ristori.

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MEPs fear exposure to radioactive ‘Fukusushi’ if EU relaxes Japan import controls

By |september 7th, 2017|Claude Turmes, EU-Japan, Fukushima, Japan, Julie Girling, Michèle Rivasi, News, nuclear, nuclear accident|

The European Parliament’s environment committee (ENVI) adopted on Thursday (7 September) a resolution condemning the Commission’s plans to relax controls on the radioactivity of Japanese food and feed imports following the 2011 Fukushima disaster.

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Electrical industry and NGOs demand clearer climate roadmap

By |julij 12th, 2017|coal, Electricity, France, News, Nicolas Hulot, nuclear, nuclear energy, nuclear power, Paris Agreement|

In response to France’s climate package, the electricity sector has called for higher carbon taxes, while NGOs have criticised the vagueness of the country’s plan to increase European ambition on the issue. EURACTIV France reports.

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Will Macron complete France’s energy transition?

By |maj 15th, 2017|building renovation, Emmanuel Macron, Energy transition, France, News, nuclear, Renewable Energy, renewables|

Emmanuel Macron was neither the “greenest” nor the most nuclear-friendly of France’s presidential candidates. But even if the energy transition was not a central part of his programme, its supporters hope the new president’s pragmatism will boost their cause. EURACTIV’s partner La Tribune reports.

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Lithuanian MP faces impeachment over Russia ties

By |marec 17th, 2017|Belarus, covert action, gazprom, Lithuania, News, nuclear, Rosatom, Russia|

A member of Lithuania's parliament is facing impeachment proceedings and an investigation into whether his ties to Russian business and media posed a threat to national security.

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