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On the 31st anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster Greenpeace activists on inflatable boats protest in St. Petersburg, Russia, against the plans of the Russian nuclear corporation Rosatom to fuel and activate reactors of the floating NPP “Akademik Lomonosov”. The power station is built at the Baltic Shipyard right in the centre of Russia’s second biggest city, three kilometres away from the Hermitage. Rosatom plans to tow the floating NPP to Russia's Far East and use it for the industrial exploration of the Arctic.

Russia’s Floating Chernobyls: No Lessons Learnt from the Disaster 32 years Ago?

Featured, Nuclear Safety April 26, 2018 at 4:53 pm 0 comments

If this development is not stopped, the next nuclear catastrophe could well be a Chernobyl on ice or a Chernobyl on-the-rocks.