Information about the event at the Unit3 of Mochovce Nuclear Power Plant

Due to the malfunction at the 400kV switchboard in Veľký Ďur and the subsequent activation of electrical protection, the 400kV lines (V048 a V049) were disconnected from the grid today, 26 January 2024 at 4:15. According the project expectations, the automatic standby power supply mode was activated at Unit 3 of Mochovce NPP. The unit […]

OSART Mission in Jaslovské Bohunice

The International Atomic Energy Agency’s (IAEA) Operational Safety Review Team is being hosted in November 2023 in Slovakia at the request of Slovenské elektrárne, a.s. (SE) at the V2 Jaslovské Bohunice NPP to assess a plant’s safety performance. The mission opened with an entrance meeting on 7 November 2023 attended by the mission team composed […]

Director General R. M. Grossi officially visited Slovakia for the first time

Today, on 6 November, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Director General R. M. Grossi officially visited Slovakia for the first time since he took office. In the morning, DG Grossi visited the Mochovce Nuclear Power Plant (NPP), where he met with the Director General of Slovenské elektrárne B. Strýček, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister […]

Final Summary Report of the Slovakian-Austrian Consultations 2008 – 2021

Within the framework of the Agreement between the Government of the Czechoslovak Socialist Republic and the Government of the Republic of Austria on Issues of Common Interest in the Field of Nuclear Safety and Radiation Protection and based on certain conclusions of the Final Statement of the Ministry of Environment of the Slovak Republic on […]

On-site visit of Austrian experts to Unit 3 Mochovce NPP

On-site visit of Austrian experts to Unit 3 Mochovce NPP in the framework of the bilateral agreement on issues of common interest in the field of nuclear safety and radiation protection, Bratislava/Mochovce 31 March 2022 Continuing in the transparent and open process of communication with the representatives of the Austrian government on the issues of […]

Operational event without the safety significance at NPP V-2 Bohunice

In the nuclear facility V-2 Jaslovské Bohunice on March 17, 2022, during a walk inspection, it was found that the insulation of the upper part of the sodium hydroxide storage tank in the chemical water treatment area was damaged. Due to the damage to the tank insulation, an insignificant leakage of sodium hydroxide into the […]

Publication of the basis for the second instance decision on Mochovce Unit 3

ÚJD SR informs the interested public that on January 24, 2022 it published a call for comments on the basis for the draft decision of the second-instance body and on the received appeals for the commissioning of the Mochovce Unit 3 nuclear facility and related proceedings. The call is being delivered by a public decree […]

6th European Nuclear Safety Conference – save the date

The sixth European Nuclear Safety Conference should have taken place last year, but it has been postponed for one year due to the pandemic restrictions. It is now scheduled to take place from 20 June to 21 June 2022 in Brussels under the auspices of the European Nuclear Safety Regulators Group (ENSREG) and in cooperation […]

Final results of quality inspections of the pipeline components

In its statement of 4th May 2020, Nuclear Regulatory Authority of the Slovak Republic (UJD SR) informed the public about the ongoing inspection of pipeline components at Unit 3 of Mochovce NPP. In abovementioned statement UJD SR informed the public about the following facts: the reason which led to the need to performed inspections of […]

NEA Survey on Public Trust in Nuclear Regulators

The NEA’s Working Group on Public Communication of Nuclear Regulatory Organisations (WGPC) prepared the survey with the purpose to gather views and feedback about how to build and maintain trust between nuclear safety regulators and the stakeholders with whom they engage. The work of the NEA, including its stakeholder involvement workshops, has highlighted trust as […]