WANO advocates panel of experts to support Paks owner MVM

Recycling

World Association of Nuclear Operators (WANO) has recommended setting up an independent panel of international experts that would operate with state-owned Hungarian energy group MVM, the owner of Hungary's only nuclear power plant in Paks in central Hungary, according to an MVM statement.

The recommendation was included in a report published in November 2014, in which WANO experts studied the impact of the relation between Paks and its parent company on nuclear safety. The WANO review was generally positive and reaffirmed that MVM Group is operating in line with international standards and that the safe operation of the Paks nuclear power plant is guaranteed, MVM said.

MVM added, however, that, among other recommendations, the report said it would be reasonable to set up an international experts panel that would enable MVM to provide additional support for the safe operation of the Paks nuclear plant.

ADVERTISEMENT

Gen Gov't Finishes January Close to HUF 144 bln in the Red Debt

Gen Gov't Finishes January Close to HUF 144 bln in the Red

IMF Urges Hungarian Authorities to Carry out Structural Refo... Government

IMF Urges Hungarian Authorities to Carry out Structural Refo...

Futureal Integrates Commercial Development, Asset Management... Residential

Futureal Integrates Commercial Development, Asset Management...

Nyugati Renovation Continuing City

Nyugati Renovation Continuing

SUPPORT THE BUDAPEST BUSINESS JOURNAL

Producing journalism that is worthy of the name is a costly business. For 27 years, the publishers, editors and reporters of the Budapest Business Journal have striven to bring you business news that works, information that you can trust, that is factual, accurate and presented without fear or favor.
Newspaper organizations across the globe have struggled to find a business model that allows them to continue to excel, without compromising their ability to perform. Most recently, some have experimented with the idea of involving their most important stakeholders, their readers.
We would like to offer that same opportunity to our readers. We would like to invite you to help us deliver the quality business journalism you require. Hit our Support the BBJ button and you can choose the how much and how often you send us your contributions.