12 iulie 2018

Nuclear Power in Africa?

counterpunch.org

Rosatom—Russia’s state nuclear energy corporation—has recently signed Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs) with a number of African nations to build nuclear power plants within their borders. I spoke to David Himbara, a professor of international development and African energy activist, about the likelihood of Rosatom actually building these nuclear plants. Ann Garrison: In your Medium essay “ Kagame’s Nuclear Power Plant Is a Joke ,” you say that the cost of a nuclear power plant would be [...]