Locked content The EU finances Polish nuclear power research with €2.8 billion

Three Polish scientific institutions have received €2.8 billion from the European Commission for the development of nuclear power in the Baltic and Visegrad regions via the European Atomic Energy Community (Euratom) programme (funding by “Horizon 2020”). Those establishments are: The Nat...

Locked content Nuclear plant accident in Ukraine

An accident has occurred at the Zaporizhye nuclear power plant in southeastern Ukraine. The news has been confirmed by the country’s government. The power plant is expected to be back in operation on December 5. Ukraine’s newly appointed Energy Minister Volodymyr Demchyshyn assured journalists on We...

Locked content PGE, Enea, Tauron and KGHM sign nuclear plant deal

Major Polish utilities PGE, Enea, Tauron and mining group KGHM have signed a final agreement on their stakes in nuclear program SPV PGE EJ1. PGE will hold a 70 percent share in the company and the other partners will hold 10 percent each. The stakeholders have also agreed to proportionally co-financ...

AMEC Nuclear to advise on Polish nuclear plant

PGE EJ 1, the company responsible for the construction of Poland’s first nuclear power plant, has chosen  AMEC Nuclear UK as owner’s engineer in the process, according to the firm’s statement quoted by ISBnews.

Nuclear Rising

For decades Poland’s nuclear power ambitions lay in ruins. Now, after years of neglect and exhaustive debate, it appears the atom will play a key role in the nation’s energy future