Chornobyl Nuclear Pouer Plant

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Chornobyl 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
Chornobyl Nuclear Pouer Plant is locatit in Kiev Oblast
Chornobyl Nuclear Pouer Plant
Location of Chornobyl Nuclear Power Plant
KintraUkraine
Coordinates51°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
Statusshutdown
Commission date1977
Decommission date2000
Pouer generation
Units operational0
Units decommissioned4 x 1,000 MW
Nameplate capacity4,000
Annual generation0
Wabsteid
Ukrainian: http://www.chnpp.gov.ua/
English: http://www.chnpp.gov.ua/eng/
Russian: http://www.chnpp.gov.ua/index.php?lang=ru

The Chornobyl Nuclear Pouer Plant or Chernobyl 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 Chornobyl, 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 Chornobyl disaster in 1986 an the pouer plant is nou within a lairge restrictit aurie kent as the Chornobyl 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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