Project to postpone the deactivation of the Doel 1 and Doel 2 nuclear power plants – Public consultation on the environmental impact statement

The federal government organises this public consultation, available in dutch and french.Deadline: 15 juin 2021. Do not hesitate to participate ! https://economie.fgov.be/nl/themas/energie/bevoorradingszekerheid/project-tot-uitstel-van-dehttps://economie.fgov.be/fr/themes/energie/securite-dapprovisionnement/projet-de-report-de-la

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CÉCILE MASSART – SARCOPHAGI – RADIOACTIVE WASTE

(image copyright Cécile Massart)Exhibition from 19 February 2021 to 25 avril 2021 at the botanique, Brussels.Cécile Massart is a Belgian artist who uses different mediums: drawing, engraving, installation, photography, video,…

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The BNS 50-Year anniversary on the ANS spotlight

Although the pandemic is currently putting a hamper on the organization of the festivities for the 50 year anniversary of the Belgian Nuclear Society, the BNS was invited to contribute to the monthly magazine of the American Nuclear Society.

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The BNS Young Generation launches its Nuclear Cafés!

Nuclear Cafés are a platform of exchange for BNS-YG members, where one of its members will be presenting his/her personal experience followed by an informal interaction during which difficulties, tips, remarks can be exchanged.

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IAEA Country Nuclear Power Profiles 2020 Edition: Belgium

This IAEA report provides information on the status and development of nuclear power programmes in Belgium, including factors related to the effective planning, decision making and implementation of the nuclear power programme that together lead to safe and economical operations of nuclear power plants (NPPs).

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The BNS has a new website!

The BNS is pleased to announce the official launch of its new website. This is an important milestone for us, and will contribute, along with the 50th anniversary, to making 2020 a memorable year for the BNS! This modern website will offer our members new features such as the possibility for each member to create an account and easily manage their personal data, in full compliance with GDPR requirements.

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The Belgian Nuclear Society celebrates its 50th anniversary

In 1970, a small branch of the American Nuclear Society (ANS) was created in Belgium. Its original vocation was to offer a science-based platform for those contributing to the development of nuclear-related activities. The European Nuclear Society (ENS) was born a few years later, in 1975, in Paris. Soon after, in 1980, in a spirit of close contact and European integration, the Belgian Nuclear Society (BNS) was created.

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