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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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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.
Major infrastructure including pipeline corridors, the Nadyn-PurTaz natural gas complex in Siberia, the Bilibino nuclear power station in Russia's far east and the trans-Siberian railway also lie within the high-risk zone.
The researchers said the Bilibino nuclear power stations in the Russian far east were also in a high-risk area along with pipeline corridors in parts of northwestern North America.
The Chukot autonomous region's Bilibino plant, the world's first atomic power generator to enter the new millennium, was functioning normally as of 12:15 a.
The Bilibino nuclear station in Russia's Far East, the first to see in the date change, was reported to be working perfectly two hours after midnight.
Krylov State Research Centre says on its portal that one of the tasks for such vessel could be to transport the spent nuclear fuel from Bilibino nuclear heat power plant in Pevek on the Chukotka Peninsula.
Table 13: Russian Federation, Bilibino 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 40