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Tsjernobyl new shelter officially handed over to Ukraine

11 juli 2019

The New Safe Confinement (NSC), a €1.5bn structure built to encase the destroyed reactor 4 at the Chernobyl nuclear power station, was yesterday handed over to Ukraine for operation at an official ceremony, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said.

The handover ceremony also marked the formal completion of the largest example of international cooperation in the field of nuclear safety, EBRD said.

Bron: NucNet
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Het afgesloten, zo goed als verboden gebied rond de voormalige kerncentrale in Tsjernobyl moet een wetenschappelijke en een toeristische trekpleister worden, zei de Oekraïense president Zelensky bij de officiële presentatie van het nieuwe, gigantische omhulsel dat over de kernreactor is gebouwd.
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