the purpose of encouraging public participation in discussion of decisions that
may affect the environment, giving the
opportunity of easy access to information about activity of the state executive
authorities, the State Nuclear Regulatory Inspectorate of Ukraine starts public
consultations on issue related to possible lifetime extension of nuclear
facility – Unit 2 of the Zaporizhzhya NPP from 19 August to 18
pursuance of requirements of the Law of Ukraine “On Permissive Activities in the Field of Nuclear Energy
organization NNEGC “Energoatom”
submitted for review by SNRIU “Application
on introducing amendments into License ЕО No.0000196 to
perform activity at the stage of the life-cycle “operation of nuclear
facilities of the Zaporizhzhya NPP”
in order to ensure long-term operation of Unit 2
of the ZNPP at energy power levels after having undergone a project period.
Review (PSR) for Unit 2 of the Zaporizhzhya NPP, which
according to legislation in force is an obligatory annex to Application, contains
information where operating organization substantiates safe long-term operation
of power unit 19 February, 2026 (materials on comprehensive safety analysis can be
SNRIU has completed
state expertise on nuclear and radiation safety of PSR materials for Unit 2 of
the Zaporizhzhya NPP (conclusions of
state expertise can be found here).
With the purpose of
verifying completeness and accuracy of data provided by NNEG “Energoatom” in corresponding
documents, determining an applicant’s ability to follow conditions of the
announced type of activity in accordance with established norms and rules on
nuclear and radioactive safety, an inspection was carried out at the site of ZNPP
on 15-19 August, 2016. The results of inspection are available by clicking this link.
Please check the following link in order to get familiar with draft SNRIU
decision on review results of NNEG “Energoatom” “Application on introducing
amendments into License ЕО No.000196 to perform
activity at the stage of the life-cycle “operation of nuclear facilities of the
Zaporizhzhya NPP” (dated 03.07.2015 No.9607/06).
ZNPP documents (SE ZNPP ecological audit report, Report: Development of
materials on Zaporizhzhya NPP operation environmental
impact assessment) can be found here.
ZNPP report on the
results of public hearing of safety substantiating materials concerning
extension of service lifetime of ZNPP Unit 2 is available at the following link.
proposals to the draft decision can be submitted by 18 September, 2016:
- postal address: State Nuclear
Regulatory Inspectorate of Ukraine: 9/11, Arsenalna str., Kyiv, 01011, Ukraine (in written form);
- e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact person: Taras KOZULKO – Head, Sector
of Information-Analytical Support and PR, tel. +38 (044) 254-34-49, fax. +38 (044) 254-33-11.
framework of public consultation process SNRIU with participation of the
applicant (NNEGC “Energoatom”)
organizes public hearing that will take place on 16 September, 2016 at 13:00 in
the ZNPP’s Cultural-Business Center, Centarlnaya str., 6, Energodar
city, Zaporizhzhya region.
Phones for information: +38 (06139) 6-21-81.
Contact person: Larisa MERKULOVA – Head of
Information Center of SE “Zaporizhzhya NPP”.
The materials are available
only in Ukrainian language.