Workshop on "Floating Nuclear Power Plants"
On the 28th of November we are organizing an end-workshop for our project Deploying Floating Nuclear Power Plants in the Arctic: Legal and Regulatory Gaps and Challenges (Arctic FNPPs).
Deploying Floating Nuclear Power Plants in the Arctic: Legal and Regulatory Gaps and Challenges (Arctic FNPPs)
09:30-10:00 Welcome and opening
10:00 – 10:45 Session 1: FNPPs and their placement in the Arctic (Mr. Øyvind Aas Hansen, Senior Adviser, Norwegian Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority)
10:45 – 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 – 11:45 Session 2: Sea transport of FNPPs – concerns for coastal States (Norwegian Coastal Administration – Ms. Lill Veronika Benjaminsen, Senior Legal Adviser)
11:45 – 12:45 Lunch
12:45 – 13:30 Session 3 – Applicability of the law of the sea and nuclear law to FNPPs (Associate Professor Maria das Neves)
13:30 – 14:15 Session 4 – Applicability of legal instruments adopted under the International Maritime Organization (IMO) relevant to FNPPs (Mr. Jan de Boer, IMO – Senior Legal Officer)
14:15 – 14:30 Coffee break
14:30 – 15:15 Session 5 – Views on applicability of legal instruments adopted under the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to FNPPs, and IAEA’s work in relation to FNPPs (IAEA representative to be confirmed).
15:15 – 16:00 Round table final discussions