The completion of Mochovce Nuclear Power Plant is probably nearing its definite end and Austrian politicians are worried.
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Slovenske Elektrarne informed in mid-April 2019 that a hydro test which lasted longer than originally expected along with delayed construction works caused a delay in Mochovce project.
Sebastian Kurz wrote on the social network that he wants to prevent from the completion of the nuclear power plant in Mochovce.
Slovak Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini thinks that some companies make never-ending stories of nuclear projects on purpose in order to assure work for the decades.
The company Transpetrol suspended oil imports until the situation is resolved and adequate measures aimed at changing the parameters of oil imports are adopted.
Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini says that all shareholders who commit fraud will face a similar faith as the former top representative of Slovenske Elektrarne who was arrested at the Bratislava airport.
Economy Minister Peter Ziga will try to shorten the delay of Mochovce NPP completion as well as to reduce the budget increase at the meeting with a majority shareholder of Slovenske Elektrarne.
The third nuclear unit in Mochovce is to be launched in early 202. The budget for the project will be raised by 270 million euros.
The Police will reveal further details after carrying out all necessary procedures.