‘Problems around Akkuyu NPP is so dire that, even the supporters of nuclear energy must object’ If Such accidents occur during the construction phase of nuclear facilities that require maximum safety, it means that risks of Akkuyu Project is beyond general nuclear risks. When we see that facts are hidden from public it is obvious that problems around Akkuyu NPP is so dire that even the advocates of nuclear energy must object ‘says nukleersiz.org Coordinator Pinar Demircan. The uncertainty about the explosion that broke the windows of the houses and cars in the surrounding, which took place in the evening of Tuesday, January 19 at the Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) * – which is under construction in the Gulnar district of Mersin – continues.
Yesil Gazette 27th Jan 2021 read more »
Opposition MP urges scrapping Turkey’s Akkuyu plant, citing crack in foundation. There is a crack in the cement foundation of the $20 billion nuclear power plant project in Turkey’s Mediterranean coastal city of Mersin, opposition lawmaker Ali Mahir Başarır said on Sunday. Seawater is seeping into the foundation of the plant, which is being built by Russian state nuclear energy agency Rosatom, the Republican People’s Party (CHP) lawmaker said on Twitter, where he shared video footage of the alleged crack.
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