Public hearing held in Paks commanded great interest

5/8/15 6:00 AM
A high number of interested members of the public attended the public hearing in Paks, which forms part of the environmental permitting process, on 7 May 2015.

In his presentation, Tibor Schwarcz, Head of the Environmental Protection and Nature Conservation Division of the Government Office for Baranya County, described the permitting process and its statutory background, then Dr Attila Aszódi, Government Commissioner responsible for the maintenance of the capacity of the Paks Nuclear Power Plant, presented the results of the Environmental Impact Statement. After that, the experts of the competent authority and the Company and the representatives of the Prime Minister’s Office answered more than 70 questions.