About: Chernobyl

Energy 03-02-2016

Environmentalist: Belgium ignoring lessons of Chernobyl and Fukushima

Germany's Minister for the Environment, Barbara Hendricks, has conducted talks with the Belgian government on extending the lifespan of its two nuclear power stations. They agreed to strengthen cooperation on nuclear safety. EURACTIV Germany reports.
Energy 19-04-2011

Ukraine Minister: Lessons of Chernobyl must be learned, but nuclear should not be abandoned

Ukraine is dedicated to concluding its free trade negotiations with the EU - without joining Russia's project for a Customs Union with Belarus and Kazakhstan - and hopes Japan and other nations will heed the lessons of Chernobyl as they deal with the aftermath of Fukushima, says Ukraine's Deputy Economy Minister Valery Piatnitsky in an exclusive interview with EURACTIV Germany.