Parliament approved a draft law on nuclear safety enabling Energoatom to use EUR 200 million of the loan from Euratom
The Verkhovna Rada has approved in the first reading and as a whole draft bill No.2372 “On Amendments to Certain Laws of Ukraine for Secure Use of Nuclear Energy”. By adopting the draft law, Ukraine has fulfilled its international obligations to comply with the principle of independence of the national regulatory body for nuclear and radiation safety as set out in Council Directive 2014/87/Euratom of 8 July 2014 and the IAEA safety standards.
“Works on CSFSF construction have to be finalized by the end of September this year”, said Head of Energoatom
All construction and installation works on the site of the Central Spent Fuel Storage Facility (the CSFSF) have to be finalised by the end of September 2020. It is a task that Acting President of NNEGC Energoatom Petro Kotin has assigned to Energoatom‘s subdivisions and contractors engaged in construction, based on the conclusions of a field meeting on the CSFSF construction, which was held in the ChNPP Exclusion Zone on 15 May.