TITLE

Amman progresses nuclear plans

AUTHOR(S)
RATCLIFFE, VERITY
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;2/25/2011, Vol. 55 Issue 8, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the future plans of Jordan to develop its own nuclear energy programme. The country is finding it hard to secure additional supplies of natural gas but due to the rich deposits of uranium has embarked upon this plan. Jordan Atomic Energy Commission (JAEC), is making efforts to make this plan successful by exploiting uranium reserves. In the coming years domestic demand will rise more so the government is keen to find out renewable sources of energy.
ACCESSION #
59507066

 

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