Chernobyl Nuclear Pouer Plant

Frae Wikipedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
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]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]