UAE planning second nuclear power plant



Reuters exclusively reported that the United Arab Emirates will tender shortly for the construction of a new nuclear power plant that would double the number of the small Gulf state’s nuclear reactors.

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The UAE, which signed a nuclear energy cooperation agreement with the U.S. in 2009, says its nuclear programme is peaceful and solely for energy purposes to decrease its reliance on oil.

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Topics of Interest: CommoditiesEnergy

Type: Reuters Best

Sectors: Commodities & Energy

Regions: Middle East

Countries: UAE

Win Types: Exclusivity

Story Types: Exclusive / Scoop

Media Types: Text

Customer Impact: Significant National Story

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