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an urbantype settlement and the administrative center of Bilibino Raion, Chukchi National Okrug, Magadan Oblast, RSFSR. Located on the Bol’shoi Keperveem River (Kolyma basin). Population, 10,500 (1968). Gold is mined, and there are mechanical repair and construction materials plants. An atomic electric power plant is under construction near Bilibino (1970). The settlement was formed in 1958 and named in honor of the Soviet geologist Iu. A. Bilibin.

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There, it will operate as part of a floating nuclear power plant, replacing the outgoing capacities of the Bilibino NPP and the Chaunskaya CHPP.
"RN [radionuclide] stations RUP 56 (Peleduy) and RUP 57 (Bilibino) have resumed operations in #Russia and are currently backfilling data to the PTS.
Hazards can arise from the flooding, which were happens in the 1950s and 1960s in the Barents and Kara Seas with the radioactive waste, nuclear weapons testing in Novaya Zemlya, the operation of the Kola and Bilibino NPPs, as well as a large number of emergency radioisotope thermoelectric generators used to power the coastal autonomous navigation systems.
It will replace a coal-fired power plant and an aging nuclear power plant Bilibino, supplying over 50,000 people with electricity and reducing carbon footprint in the Arctic by tens of thousands of tonnes of CO2 emissions each year.
It will replace a coal-fired power plant and an aging nuclear power plant Bilibino supplying over 50,000 people with electricity and reducing carbon footprint in the Arctic by tens of thousands of tonnes of CO 2 emissions each year.
The Akademik Lomonosov will replace Pevek's aging Bilibino Nuclear Power Plant and Chaunsk coal-fired power plant, and is expected to save about 50,000 tons of CO2 emissions per year.
FNPP Akademik Lomonosov will replace Pevek's aging Bilibino Nuclear Power Plant and Chaunsk coal-fired power plant, saving about 50,000 tons of CO2 emissions per year compared to the current levels.
The floating plant, called the Akademik Lomonosov, is meant to replace the land-based Bilibino Nuclear Power Plant, which is slated for decommissioning in the same year.
Then Santa made a quick stop in Bilibino, Russia, before heading towards Kiribat.
Ainsi, en 1998, les hommes et les femmes tchouktches de la region occidentale de Bilibino ont organise l'une de ces foires pour protester contre la centrale nucleaire de l'endroit, dont les radiations tuent animaux, plantes et humains.
The property is located 950 kilometers northeast of Bema's Julietta mine and 200 kilometers east of the city of Bilibino. The deal is the first-ever substantial foreign investment in the province of Chukotka, which faces Alaska across the Bering Strait.