“The employee is in self-isolation, he is under the supervision of a doctor”, the statement reads. Over 39,850 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Ukraine and the country’s COVID-19 death toll stands at over 1,061, according to the latest data from Johns Hopkins University. More than 18,000 people have recovered from COVID-19 in Ukraine.
However, the commission in a June 5 letter to the company said it would need more information on key safety and design aspects on the “first-of-a-kind submission” before beginning an overall review of the project. The timeline for that process is not clear.
“These results strongly suggest that the nano-scale heterogeneity that is common in normal nuclear fuels is still present in the fuel debris that remains inside the site’s damaged reactors. This is important information as it tells us about the extent/severity of the melt-down. Further, this is important information for the eventual decommissioning of the damaged […]
Duterte’s signing of the executive order represents “a major step towards the realization of a Philippine nuclear energy program” that will “help shield our consumers from traditional power price volatilities,” Philippine Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi said of the move.
Preparation took nine months, including digging down 8 feet for new elevator pits and the construction of a new foundation. Brookfield worked with Plant Construction and Bigge Crane & Rigging Co. to install 136 hydraulic jacks under the building, which covers an area bigger than a football field. Another 68 temporary shoring towers support the […]
As SSE Chernobyl NPP, the Ukrainian state organisation in charge of managing the site explained in an online statement, the probability of some of the sarcophagus’ elements collapsing was deemed “very high”, and “following the stabilisation actions taken in 2008, the maximum end-of-service-life deadline of the stabilised structures was specified as late 2023.”
As power demand soars in what has for years been among the world’s fastest-growing economies, Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi has been passionately advocating use of nuclear power, despite public concern over safety in a country hit frequently by natural disasters.
“If countries recognise the nature of the problem in Chernobyl and its importance for human security in Ukraine and ecological security in Europe, there is a hope that the gap could be closed at the donor conference on April 29,” Anton Usov, an EBRD spokesman told the Guardian. “Verbally the donors are committed to contribute […]
IAN WILKINSON, LEE WALPOLE, FRASER BARBER, STUART HILLIKER A Cristmas Carol – FX Productions in association with the BBC, Minim UK Productions, Scott Free, and Hardy Son & Baker/BBC One
Jared Harris also won the leading actor award. He beat The Capture’s Callum Turner, The Virtues’ Stephen Graham and Giri/Haji’s Takehiro Hira to the award. Harris joked that BAFTA had “ruined his losing streak” and he shouted out former HBO exec Kary Antholis, who told him that Daniel Day Lewis was the network’s first choice […]