Lithuania must show progress to secure EU funding for Ignalina N-plant

To secure European support to decommissioning of the Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) after 2020, Lithuania must demonstrate progress and correct the impression of the project stalling, Energy Vice-Minister Simonas Šatūnas says.
Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant 2016 04 29 © DELFI / Orestas Gurevičius

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