Ignalina NPP
Energy

MEPs to visit Lithuania in April over Ignalina N-plant closure projects

A delegation of members of the European Parliament will come to Lithuania next month to see how projects for decommissioning the Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant (INPP) are being implemented. […]

Mindaugas Bastys
Politics

Lithuania’s Constitutional Court head pledges conclusion on Bastys by 2018

Lithuania’s Constitutional Court on Tuesday completed hearing in MP Mindaugas Bastys‘ impeachment case over his alleged ties with people working for the benefit of Russia, pledging to provide a conclusion by the end of 2017. […]

Astravyets NPP Construction
Foreign affairs

Lithuanian watchdog scrutinizing Belarusian Astravyets N-plant stress test findings

Lithuania’s State Nuclear Power Safety Inspectorate (VATESI) has opened scrutiny in Belarusian findings of stress tests of the Astravyets nuclear power plant. The Lithuanian government said the stress tests did not address the key problems of the power plant, as they had not been conducted in full and not in accordance to European methodology. […]

Belarus' Astravyets nuclear power plant under construction
Foreign affairs

Two-thirds of Lithuanians see Belarus’ N-plant as threat – poll

Two-thirds of the Lithuanian population think that the Astravyets nuclear power plant under construction in Belarus threatens the country’s safety, according to a RAIT opinion poll commissioned by BNS. […]