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“Italy is defaulting on nuclear waste” says EU Court

Bruxelles - Italy has not communicated to the European Commission the final version of the national program for the nuclear waste management. It was established by the Court of Justice of the European Union, based on 2011/70/2011 Euratom Directive

Bruxelles - Italy has not communicated to the European Commission the final version of the national program for the nuclear waste management. It was established by the Court of Justice of the European Union, based on 2011/70/2011 Euratom Directive that asked to the Member States to notify the Commission within August 23, 2015 their national program  for the nuclear waste management .

The Court accepted the appeal of EU Commission against Italy: according to Brussels, on the basis of elements provided before the start of this case, it turns out that the transmission of the defined text of the program does not have took place. At the moment, no sanctions against Italy are (or can be) requested.

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