Chernobyl Nuclear Pouer Plant

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Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant
View of Chernobyl taken from Pripyat zoomed.JPG
Chernobyl Nuclear Power Station, viewed frae the ruif o a biggin in Pripyat, Ukraine
Chernobyl Nuclear Pouer Plant is locatit in Kiev Oblast
Chernobyl Nuclear Pouer Plant
Location of Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant
Kintra Ukraine
Coordinates 51°23′22.39″N 30°5′56.93″E / 51.3895528°N 30.0991472°E / 51.3895528; 30.0991472Coordinates: 51°23′22.39″N 30°5′56.93″E / 51.3895528°N 30.0991472°E / 51.3895528; 30.0991472
Status shutdown
Commission date 1977
Decommission date 2000
Pouer generation
Units operational 0
Units decommissioned 4 x 1,000 MW
Nameplate capacity 4,000
Annual generation 0

The Chernobyl Nuclear Pouer Plant or Chornobyl Nuclear Pouer Station (Ukrainian: Чорнобильська атомна електростанція, Roushie: Чернобыльская АЭС) is a decommissioned nuclear pouer station near the ceety o Pripyat, Ukraine, 14.5 km (9.0 mi) northwast o the ceety o Chernobyl, 16 km (9.9 mi) frae the Ukraine–Belaroushie border, an aboot 110 km (68 mi) north o Kiev. Reactor No. 4 wis the steid o the Chernobyl disaster in 1986 an the pouer plant is nou within a lairge restrictit aurie kent as the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone.

The nuclear pouer plant steid is tae be cleaned bi 2065. On Januar 3, 2010, a Ukrainian law stipulatin a programme toward this objective came intae effect.[1]

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