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Ukraine to build three new nuclear power-generating units

28.02.2007 | 12:26 | Ukrinform
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The Government has issued a decree on preparation for new nuclear power-generating units construction at the Khmelnytsky nuclear power plant, director for capital construction Oleksandr Bylychenko of the state enterprise National Nuclear Energy Generating Company EnergoAtom (NNEGC EnergoAtom) announced.
He also stated that in addition to the construction of the two power-generating units at the Khmelnytsky NPP, it is also expected to develop relevant documentation on substantiation of the construction the fourth power-generating unit at the South-Ukrainian nuclear power plant.
Besides, the second aggregate of the Tashlykska hydroelectric pumped storage power station is planned to start operating in 2007.
According to the Energy Strategy of Ukraine till 2020, five new nuclear power-generating units will be put in commission, and seven more to be built until 2030.