Russia envisages construction of Belene NPP or stop the V-th and VI-th reactor at Kozloduy.
ITAR-TASS published detailed information on NPP "Belene", which ends with a forecast of unnamed Bulgarian observers that GERB will fail in the elections this summer and come to power a new coalition government, a positive response to the upcoming referendum on nuclear power plant will finalize the construction of the plant. It is said that the rating of the current government will largely depend on the "Belene" and that after a referendum initiated by the BSP become "obvious fact that NPP" Belene "has become a political economic."
The Agency notes that after the termination of the "Belene" Borisov has announced plans for a new reactor VII existing NPP "Kozloduy" reactor made of NPP "Belene", and ultimately VIII block.
"Kozloduy" currently six units operate only V-th and VI-th, the first license expires in November 2017, the second - in October 2019, after the likely suspension Bulgaria could become an exporter of electricity in its import wrote ITAR - TASS.
No mention of plans to extend the life of the two reactors, which are given by the manufacturer.
Is this not a clear threat to the future of the V-th and VI-th block after license?