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Hungary Paks NPP generates less power, higher profit

May 31, 2019, 5:06 pm
Hungary’s Paks nuclear power plant boosted its profit considerably in 2018 over 2017, and the Hungarian Electricity Works (MVM), the owner of the NPP, is going to take this profit out in the form... 

Steep decline in nuclear energy seen as threat to climate goals

May 29, 2019, 3:45 pm
The International Energy Agency (IEA) has sounded the alarm, warning that a steep decline in nuclear energy capacity will threaten climate goals and power supply security unless advanced economies find... 

Hungary is 2nd largest nuclear heat producer in Eastern Europe

April 5, 2019, 9:51 am
In 2017, there were nuclear reactors in operation in 14 European Union Member States. As regard nuclear heat production, Hungary is 9th in the EU and 2nd in Eastern Europe. There were nuclear reactors... 

Luxembourg backs Austria in legal action over Hungarian nuclear power plant

March 6, 2018, 9:06 am
Luxembourg stands with Austria in its lawsuit launched against the European Commission at the European Court of Justice over a controversial nuclear power plant expansion in Hungary, Luxembourg’s... 

Paks to receive HUF 500 bn infrastructural upgrade

September 7, 2017, 10:50 am
On top of the 3-5 trillion forint capacity expansion to be carried out in Hungary’s sole nuclear power plant in Paks between 2018 and 2022, infrastructural developments will also be completed in... 

What is Hungary's mysterius nuclear deal with Iran all about?

June 9, 2017, 2:12 pm
Hungary’s Development Ministry has finally responded to a request for data of public interest by opposition party LMP as to what a framework agreement signed by Deputy Prime Minister Zsolt Semjén... 

Hungary grants EUR 85 mn credit line for joint projects with Iran

April 10, 2017, 2:49 pm
Hungary’s Deputy Prime Minister Zsolt Semjén signed a bilateral nuclear co-operation agreement with Iran over the weekend, under which the two countries would together build small-sized nuclear power... 

Hungary to ink nuclear co-operation deal with Iran

April 6, 2017, 2:58 pm
Iran and Hungary plan to sign an agreement on 8 April to expand nuclear co-operation, the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) spokesman Behrouz Kamalvandi announced on Wednesday, Tehran Times reported.... 

Austria cries out against EU approval for Hungary's nuclear project

March 7, 2017, 8:59 am
A European Commission decision to wave through the expansion of Hungary’s nuclear power plant (i.e. the Paks II project) is objected by Austria that will examine every legal possibility and, if necessary... 

Hungary green party submits five referendum questions against Paks 2

March 2, 2017, 5:21 pm
Hungary’s green party LMP has submitted five referendum questions against the expansion of the Paks nuclear power plant to the National Election Office (NVI) on Thursday. LMP’s arguments... 

Iran urges nuclear co-operation with Hungary

November 14, 2016, 9:19 am
Iran has called for civilian nuclear co-operation with Hungary, semi-official Fars news agency reported on Saturday. The two countries can co-operate in various sectors of the civilian nuclear energy... 

Hungary to develop nuclear co-operation with Iran

February 19, 2016, 3:45 pm
Hungary has agreed with Iran on the further development of nuclear co-operation, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó told a press conference on Friday, state newswire MTI reported. ... 

EU Commission's new query could be death knell for Hungary's Paks 2 nuclear project

November 23, 2015, 1:05 pm
The European Commission has opened an in-depth state aid investigation into Hungary's plans to provide financing for the construction of two new nuclear reactors in Paks, the Commission said on Monday.... 

Euratom signs Hungary's nuclear supply deal for Paks expansion - Lázár

April 20, 2015, 4:08 pm
Euratom, the nuclear watchdog of the European Union, has approved a contract between Hungary and Russia on nuclear fuel supply for the Paks II expansion project on Monday, announced János Lázár, cabinet... 

Hungary Lázár still sees chance of overcoming EU roadblock on nuclear deal with Russia

March 13, 2015, 9:26 am
Hungary’s cabinet chief said it is not in the EU’s interest to block Hungary’s nuclear expansion project, known as Paks II. János Lázár, minister at the helm of the Prime Minister’s... 

Hungary forint firms to below 300 versus euro after c.bank cools jitters

April 4, 2013, 1:06 pm
U.S. stock market sentiment turned gloomy by late Wednesday after te North Korean army warned Washington that its military has been cleared to wage an attack using "smaller, lighter and diversified nuclear"... 
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