Lachaert (Open Vld) wants to extend the lifespan of Tihange 1 by ten years: “Law on nuclear phase-out must be completely revised”

Open Vld chairman Egbert Lachaert wants to suddenly extend the life of the Tihange 1 nuclear power plant by ten years. He said that in ‘De Ochtend’ on Radio1. He believes that the law on nuclear phase-out “must be completely replaced”. “We need a new law with new deadlines.” Tihange 1 had to close in 2025 according to the law on nuclear phase-out.