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European bank loan for Slovak investments

European bank loan for Slovak investments

The European Investment Bank has announced a EUR60 million (USD68 million) loan to utility Slovenské Elektrárne to finance investments in nuclear safety at Slovakia's existing Bohunice and Mochovce nuclear power plants.

Corporate 11 December 2018


Cold testing completed at new Slovak reactor

Cold testing completed at new Slovak reactor

Cold hydrostatic testing has been completed at unit 3 of the Mochovce nuclear power plant in Slovakia, utility Slovenské Elektrárne announced. The tests mark the first time that the reactor systems are operated together with the auxiliary systems.

New Nuclear 23 August 2018


Upgrades for Slovakian and Korean simulators

Upgrades for Slovakian and Korean simulators

US company GSE Systems Inc has been awarded two contracts worth a total of USD8 million to update simulators at nuclear power plants at Mochovce in Slovakia and Kori in South Korea.

Corporate 16 August 2018


Westinghouse signs Bohunice V1 dismantling contract

Westinghouse signs Bohunice V1 dismantling contract

Bohunice V1 reactor hall - 48Westinghouse Electric Company has signed a contract with Jadrová a vyraďovacia spoločnosť for the dismantling of the reactor coolant systems of two VVER-440 units at the Bohunice V1 nuclear power plant in Slovakia. The project is financed by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.

Waste & Recycling 28 September 2017


Slovak utility increases Mochovce expansion budget

Slovak utility increases Mochovce expansion budget

Slovenské Elektrárne shareholders have approved funding to complete units 3 and 4 of the Mochovce nuclear power plant. The Bratislava-based utility says its General Assembly on 28 March unanimously approved the Strategic Plan for 2017–2021, which includes a €5.4 billion ($5.8 billion) budget for the project.

New Nuclear 31 March 2017


Funding gaps remain in decommissioning of East European reactors

Funding gaps remain in decommissioning of East European reactors

Ignalina - aerial - 48The estimated cost of decommissioning Soviet-designed, first-generation nuclear power reactors in Bulgaria, Lithuania and Slovakia will be at least €5.7 billion ($6.4 billion), according to the European Court of Auditors. However, it warns this could double if the cost of disposing of high-level radioactive waste is included.

Waste & Recycling 20 September 2016


Enel closes first phase of Slovakian sale

Enel closes first phase of Slovakian sale

Italian utility Enel yesterday closed the first phase of the process to dispose of its 66% stake in Slovak nuclear power producer Slovenské Elektrárne: the sale of its 50% stake in Slovak Power Holding BV to EP Slovakia BV.

Corporate 29 July 2016


China, Slovakia to cooperate on nuclear fuel cycle

China, Slovakia to cooperate on nuclear fuel cycle

China-Slovakia November 2015 - 48China and Slovakia will cooperate on developing the nuclear fuel cycle supply chain under a memorandum of understanding signed yesterday between the two countries.

Nuclear Policies 25 November 2015


Enel in talks with EPH over Slovenské Elektrárne stake

Enel in talks with EPH over Slovenské Elektrárne stake

Italian utility Enel announced today that it has entered exclusive negotiations with Czech energy company Energetický a Průmyslový Holding (EPH) to sell its 66% stake in Slovak nuclear power producer Slovenské Elektrárne. Enel said it may sign a binding share purchase agreement with EPH "in the coming weeks".

Corporate 24 August 2015


Italy's Enel plans two-step sale of Slovenske Elektrarne stake

Italy's Enel plans two-step sale of Slovenske Elektrarne stake

Enel plans to sell its 66% stake in Slovenské Elektrárne in two stages – through the sale of a minority stake by the end of this year and the remainder once construction of two nuclear power units at Mochovce nuclear power plant in Slovakia has been completed. The Slovak government owns the remaining 34% in the country's biggest power producer.

Corporate 31 July 2015