Environmental issues are and have always been important to Barsebäck Kraft AB
Barsebäck Kraft AB has been certified in accordance with the ISO 14001 Environmental Management Standard since 2002. Certification means that the company is reviewed byexternal auditors and is proof that environmental work is being seriously and actively conducted.
When Barsebäck Nuclear Power Plant was in operation, the main focus of our environmental workwas on minimising emissions of radioactive substances from the plant as well as the radiation dose to personnel. These issues are also prioritised today, but in our environmental plan we also work with'
saving energy and water
minimising the amount of chemicals
minimising the amount of stored radioactive waste
examining environmentally threatening substances in buildings and the ground.
Heat and hot water are produced in a natural gas facility that gives off very little emissions.