Nuclear Energy

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FM: Paks upgrade is ‘Fukushima-proof’

Minister Szijjártó told parliament’s sustainable development committee that the two new reactor blocks being built will be protected by a doubly reinforced concrete wall structure capable of withstanding even the...

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FM: Framatome to take over role of Siemens Energy at Paks

Minister Szijjártó said the expansion of nuclear energy production is the best way to guarantee Hungary’s long-term energy security and sustain the achievements of the scheme capping household energy prices.

Jun 8, 2023
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FM: Framatome to have larger role in Paks expansion

The foreign minister said the expansion of the Paks plant cannot succeed without cooperation with France, given that the control system for the new reactor blocks is being supplied by a French-German consortium.

Mar 14, 2023
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FM: Paks receives shipment of nuclear fuel rods

Péter Szijjártó, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, said that during the energy crisis, it has become especially important if a country can produce for itself the majority of electricity needed.

Dec 23, 2022