Entries by Ігор Бігун

“Those who did not leave the duty”: literary and expert evenings dedicated to the 35th anniversary of the Chornobyl disaster

The State Scientific and Technical Center for Nuclear and Radiation Safety joins the 35th anniversary of the Chernobyl accident to hold literary and expert evenings “Those who did not leave the duty” on April 20-21. Their guests will be scientists, engineers, doctors — people who have dedicated a good part of their lives to the […]

Rosatom withdrew from the tender for the Czech NPP

The Czech authorities will not allow Rosatom to tender for the construction of the Dukovany NPP power unit. The relevant resolution was adopted unanimously by the Government of the Czech Republic. This was reported by Bukvy and Hromadske. According to Minister of Industry and Trade Havlíček, the Russian state corporation will not be able to […]

Competition for the First Deputy Chairman of the SNRIU position

Requirements for the First Deputy Chairman of the State Nuclear Regulation Inspectorate are: educational level — at least the master’s degree in the fields of “Natural Sciences” or “Energy”; no less than three years of experience in public service positions of category “A” or “B” or in positions not lower than the head of structural […]

In Georgia the radioisotope Americium was tried to be sold for 300 thousand euros

Georgia’s State Security Service has detained two men in Kutaisi who were trying to sell a radioactive substance. As it turned out according to the results of radiological examination, it was an isotope of Americium-241. The quantity of the radioisotope in the container seized from the attackers is not reported, but the photo and video […]

SAUEZM is holding a tender for the construction of a vitrified radwaste storage facility by 2023

The State Agency for Exclusion Zone Management is considering the possibility of building a storage facility for the acceptance of vitrified radwaste generated by the reprocessing of spent nuclear fuel of Ukrainian nuclear power plants in Russia by 2023. Ukrainian Energy learned about this during a press conference held in the Exclusion Zone. The enterprise, […]

Chornobyl “in your pocket”

From now on, you can visit the Chornobyl Exclusion Zone without getting up from the couch. With the support of the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation, an application has been created that will allow the user to go on a virtual tour of the exclusion zone. It was launched specifically for the 35th anniversary of the Chernobyl […]