Entries by Катерина Ставнічук

Swedish Nuclear Regulator Shares Experiences in Public Relations

Sara Brandt Zaric has been working at the Swedish Radiation Safety Authority (SSM) for more than two years. Sara manages SSM’s official website and social media accounts. As a representative of the Communication Section, Sara knows perfectly well how important it is for the Authority to establish contact with the public. “The SSM mission is […]

SNRIU Public Council Paid Special Attention to ChNPP

On 04 December 2017, a meeting of the Public Council of the State Nuclear Regulatory Inspectorate of Ukraine was conducted. Hryhorii Plachkov, SNRIU Chairman, informed during the meeting that the Inspection on Nuclear Safety at Chornobyl NPP will be rearranged. “Currently, the staff of the Inspection at the ChNPP consists of two employees. Given the […]

SNRIU Board Meeting Conducted

On 30 November 2017, the Board of the State Nuclear Regulatory Inspectorate of Ukraine conducted a meeting. Three issues were discussed during the meeting. The first one aimed at the presentation and approval of the National Report on the First Peer Review on Ageing Management. The second issue dealt with the progress of activities on […]

What Is Environics and Its Distinction in Ukraine?

We met Krister Liljegren, a representative of the Finnish company Environics, at the XVI International Exhibition Forum “Protection Technologies/FireTech-2017” in Kyiv. Environics participates annually in the exhibition forum to demonstrate the latest technologies for identification of radiological, chemical, biological and nuclear (RCBN) threats. To learn what kind of equipment Environics brought to the exhibition this […]

Joint China-Ukraine Nuclear Power Decommissioning Academy Presents Exposition in Kyiv

On 21-24 November 2017, the Joint China-Ukraine Xianchu Nuclear Power Decommissioning Academy will be first presented in Ukraine during the International Forum “Innovation Market”. State Ukrainian enterprises, namely the State Scientific and Technical Center for Nuclear and Radiation Safety (SSTC NRS), Institute for Safety Problems of Nuclear Power Plants of the National Academy of Sciences […]

Ukrainian Experts Work in Canada to Develop IAEA Roadmap for Construction of Geological Repository for Radioactive Waste Disposal for Thousands of Years

The Ukrainian delegation led by Vitaliy Petruk, Head of the State Agency of Ukraine on Exclusion Zone Management (SAEZ), in cooperation with Yuri Shybetskyi, representative of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, participated in the IAEA meeting on the development of the Roadmap for the Construction of a Deep Geological Repository for Disposal of […]

SSTC NRS Team Successfully Presented Its Activities at Industrial Ecology-2017 Exhibition

On 07-09 November 2017, experts of the State Scientific and Technical Center for Nuclear and Radiation Safety (SSTC NRS) participated in the Exhibition “Industrial Ecology-2017” held in the International Exhibition Center. SSTC NRS stand was extremely popular among visitors. More than half a thousand people came to see the exposition. According to Liliia Musikhina, representative […]

Ukraine starts building centralized spent nuclear fuel storage facility

National Nuclear Generating Company Energoatom and Holtec (the United States) have started building a centralized spent nuclear fuel storage facility in the Chornobyl zone. “The project to build the centralized spent nuclear fuel storage facility in combination with the diversification of supplies of fresh nuclear fuel is an outpost of Ukraine against the hybrid war,” […]

International Nuclear Security Meeting Conducted in Ukraine

On 3 October 2017, international meeting “Nuclear Security in Ukraine: Information Sharing, Lessons Learned and Coordination” started in Intercontinental Hotel in Kyiv. The event is held in Ukraine for the first time. The Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine was the organizer and the Swedish Radiation Safety Authority and Norwegian Radiation Protection Authority […]

Government approved Energy Strategy of Ukraine until 2035

The Cabinet of Ministers approved the Energy Strategy of Ukraine “Safety, Energy Efficiency, Competitiveness” until 2035 announced Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Kistion. According to him, this policy document encapsulates a whole range of far-reaching reforms in the energy sector. The essential task of the energy strategy is to reduce energy consumption of Ukraine’s […]