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Michael Montout (EDF) was invited to present the PASTELS project at the SNETP Forum 2021 on 3rd February 2021 (9:40 AM CET).
The PASTELS presentation was part of the first technical session, moderated by Pavel Kral (UJV) and Luis Herranz (CIEMAT). This session looked at long term operation and construction, focusing on topics such as hydrogen management, implementation of safety requirements in the post-Fukushima period, perspectives and opportunities for LTO in Europe, etc.
Over 630 participants registered and around 500 participants were actively involved over the 3 days event. All public presentations from the Forum can be downloaded from the SNETP website SNETP FORUM 2021 - Nuclear, an industry of the future - SNETP
On 24th and 25th September 2020, the 11 project partners gathered online to kick-off the PASTELS project. In the presence of the EC policy officer, Dr. Cristina Fernandez-Ramos, the PASTELS consortium discussed the planning of the first year and the immediate actions after the project start.
During the first day, the Project Coordinator, Michael Montout (EDF) and the WP leaders outlined the overall structure and the management principles. The second day was dedicated to the kick-off of the work packages. These fruitful discussions allowed the team to clarify the interactions among the WPs, the detailed planning, and the expected results.