Steps towards the betterment of lifestyle
Norilsk is considered one of the biggest industrial cities of Russia.You all know about the climate change which affected the whole earth and if you come to this city you will get to know about the real definition of the climate change. Now many major steps and initiatives were taken in order to protect this city and its people. One of the major steps which were taken in order to protect this city was back in 2016, in which Nornickel decided to shutdown its nickel plant in order to enhance the living environment in the city. Nornickel is the world biggest production company of nickel in the world and it was established in 1942.
Shutdown may bring down the sulphur content from the air of the city and this step will definitely improve the life expectancy and lifestyle of the people of this city. They said that they will do every possible thing that is necessary for the betterment of this city and they also promise that the workers who work in that factory will be placed in other factories.
The plant has been voluntarily closed by the company; in addition the company has signed a USD 1.7 billion contract on sulfur dioxide capture project with SNC-Lavalin.