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New edition of Doelbewust & Tihange Contact
04/02/2022 - Doel - Tihange
You can read the latest edition of the information magazine Doelbewust and Tihange Contact here.
How will the decommissioning of the Doel and Tihange power stations take place?
19/11/2021 - Doel - Tihange
After 40 to 50 years of safe operation, the 7 Belgian nuclear power plants will, one by one, stop generating electricity, ushering in the final phase of their life cycle: decommissioning, an exciting industrial challenge with a focus on safety and professionalism.

But what does decommissioning entail?
New edition of Doelbewust & Tihange Contact
21/06/2021 - Doel - Tihange
You can read the latest edition of the information magazine Doelbewust and Tihange Contact here.
New building for the temporary storage of spent fuel at Tihange
20/01/2021 - Tihange
Since May 2020, Electrabel has been constructing a new building on the site of the Tihange nuclear power plant. The building is called SF² (Spent Fuel Storage Facility) and will house reinforced containers for spent fuel elements coming from the electricity generation of the three units at the site. The construction and operation of this building is necessary for the temporary storage of spent fuel on the site with a view to the decommissioning of the facilities and pending a final decision on the storage of the spent fuel.