Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant
Energy

Brussels proposes EUR 552 mln for Lithuanian N-plant closure in new EU budget

The European Commission proposes to allocate 552 million euros at current prices in the EU‘s 2021-2027 budget for the decommissioning of Lithuania’s Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant (INPP). […]

Ignalina NPP
Energy

Ignalina N-plant to brief MEPs on progress of shutdown projects

Top executives of Lithuania’s decommissioned Ignalina nuclear power plant (NPP) expect to persuade members of the European Parliament (EP) on substantial progress made in the utility’s shutdown projects to ensure further funding from the European Union (EU). […]

Ignalina NPP
Foreign affairs

Lithuanian formin sees Belarus’ note as response to criticism over Astravyets N-plant

Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius says that he was not surprised at Belarus handing a diplomatic note to Lithuania following media reports about an alleged incident while handling radioactive waste at the shutdown Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant. […]

Ignalina NPP decomissioning works
Energy

Energy Ministry denies incident in Ignalina N-plant

A spokeswoman for the Lithuanian energy minister has denied a report that an incident occurred in the Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant (INPP) in late 2017, saying that it was a test that showed the need for improving equipment and that radiation level remained unchanged during the test. […]