Construction of new nuclear power sources
Nuclear power plants comprise one of the basic building blocks of the energy industry in the Czech Republic and abroad. Construction of new nuclear power sources in the Czech Republic guarantees reliable coverage of rising electricity consumption, smooth replacement of end of life sources and creation of adequate reserves for the safety and stability of the energy system with minimal greenhouse gas emissions and dependence on the weather. More on the prepared construction is available on this website.
In line with the Updated State Energy Policy, ČEZ has taken another step in the process of comprehensive environmental impact assessment of the planned construction of new units at Dukovany. Today, it delivered an...
The State Energy Concept (SEC) approved by the Government assesses several scenarios of the potential development of consumption in the Czech Republic with the clear conclusion that the construction of new nuclear power...
In terms of the technical solution, only PWR are considered, which are currently the best available technology.
Construction of NPP is not a significant risk for the environment and safety of the population; as compared with the total risks, its contribution is very low.
Responsibility for the safe disposal of radioactive waste in the Czech Republic was assumed on the basis of the so-called Atomic Act by the State and for the relevant activities established a unit called the Radioactive...
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The operation of a nuclear power plant like any other human activity impacts the surroundings.
Attitude of the Czech public to nuclear power
The Dukovany NPP has the support of its region to operate the existing blocks and its development.
Worldwide development of nuclear energy
In 2017, a total of 447 nuclear power blocks were in operation worldwide with an installed output of 392,335 MWe.