Supreme court reject all appeals against EIA

16 Mar 2020

Following an extraordinary and final judicial control before the Supreme Administrative Court, no infringements were found in the legally conducted EIA procedure of the investment proposal for the construction of a new nuclear power unit from latest generation at the Kozloduy NPP site, Site 2.

By Decision No.3922/13.03.2020, adm.case No.12969/2019, five-member Chamber- Second Board of the Supreme Administrative Court rejected the application from an individual, well-known to the “nuclear community”, for revocation of Decision No.4909/2019 of a five-member Chamber of the same court, dismissing all appeals against the Decision on the Environmental Impact Assessment No.1-1/2015 of the Minister of Environment and Waters. Decision No.3922/13.03.2020 is final and is not subject to appeal or revocation.

In this way, the EIA procedure for the new nuclear power unit at the Kozloduy NPP site went through the stages of regular and extraordinary judicial control, proving once again that during its implementation all rules of international, European and national environmental legislation were observed.

Supreme Court Decision (in Bulgarian)

Еlaboration of a Detailed Structural Plan

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