Showing posts with label Hungary. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Hungary. Show all posts

Monday, January 22, 2018

Austria to Sue EU over Allowing Expansion of Hungary Nuclear Plant

Hungary Nuclear Plant AT PAKS
Austria said on Monday it planned to sue the European Commission for allowing Hungary to expand its Paks atomic plant, saying it did not view nuclear energy as the way to combat climate change or as being in the common European interest.

Friday, August 21, 2015

Europe hit by one of the worst droughts since 2003 (report)

Much of the European continent was affected by severe drought in June and July 2015, one of the worst since the drought and heat wave of summer 2003, according to the latest report by the European Commission's Joint Research Center.

Thursday, July 02, 2015

Heat wave set to hit Europe over coming days

Europe is expected to be hit by a heat wave in the coming days with day temperature to reach up to 40 degrees Celsius in some areas, the Austrian Central Institute for Meteorology and Geodynamics (ZAMG) said on Wednesday.

Friday, September 26, 2014

Hungary halts gas sale to Ukraine on Russia fears

Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Sept. 26 that Hungary could not risk a halt to Russian gas supplies as it froze deliveries to Ukraine amid threats by Moscow.

"Hungary cannot get into a situation in which, due to the Russian-Ukrainian conflict, it cannot access its required supply of energy," Orban said on state radio.

Hungary's gas pipeline network operator FGSZ said late Sept. 25 it had indefinitely suspended gas supply to neighbouring Ukraine for technical reasons, a move branded "unexpected and unexplained" by Ukraine state-owned gas firm Naftogaz.

Friday, July 04, 2014

Anthrax found in Hungary

photo: medindia.net
“Five people have been placed under medical watch on suspicion that they have been infected,” local healthcare agency says...

Anthrax has been found in beef in eastern Hungary, local healthcare agencies said. “Five people have been placed under medical watch on suspicion that they have been infected,” they said.
Infected beef from a farm in Tiszafured, some 160 kilometres east of Budapest, is believed to be the source of the outbreak.

EL News