ANNOUNCEMENT ON MASS MEDIA BRIEFING ON THE DRAFT "REPORT ON THE ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT OF THE COMPLEX SAFETY UPGRADE PROGRAM OF POWER UNITS OF NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS IN UKRAINE FOR THE PERIOD 2012-2016" WHICH WILL BE HELD IN YUZHNOUKRAINSK ON MAY 23
SE "NNEGC "Energoatom" with the aim of further nuclear safety enhancing, ensuring efficient and reliable operation of the energy sector, bringing the safety of nuclear power units of Ukraine to the level corresponding to internationally recognized requirements for nuclear safety and environmental protection implements The Complex (Consolidated) Safety Upgrade Program of Power Units of Ukrainian Nuclear Power Plants (CCSUP) that was approved by the Decree of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine No1270 of 07.12.2011.
Expenses for implementation of CCSUP are carried out at the expense of the Company's own resources, as well as money allocated as loans by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and Euratom. Before the conclusion of loan agreements during 2011-2012, the first Environmental Assessment (EA) of the CCSUP was carried out. After the conclusion of loan agreements, in accordance with the requirements for the implementation of the EBRD project, the Environmental and Social Action Plan (ESAP) was drawn up and implemented, as well as the CCSUP Stakeholder Engagement Plan (SEP). Reporting materials of the first EA, ESAP and SEP were posted and remain available at the link below:
ESAP and SEP provide the repetition of the EA CCSUP every 5 years. The next EA was started in 2016 with the specification of its scales, after which the SE "State Environmental Academy of Postgraduate Education and Management" (SE "SEA") held another Ecological Assessment at the request of the SE "NNEGC "Energoatom". Today a public discussion of its results begins. The report on scoping of the next EA and the draft "Report on the Environmental Assessment of The Complex (Consolidated) Safety Upgrade Program of Power Units of Ukrainian for the Period 2012-2016" was published in Ukrainian and English on the link above.
As a part of the public discussion of the draft report, the SE "NNEGC "Energoatom", DS “South Ukraine NPP” plan to hold information briefing for the media in SU NPP satellite town Yuzhnoukrainsk on May 23 2017.
The event will take place in SUNPP information center «Impuls» at the address: Shevchenko ave., 8a, Yuzhnoukrainsk. It will start at 11:00 a.m.
We invite all interested mass media to participate in the event.