Six world suppliers of nuclear technologies for NPP construction under consideration in Kazakhstan

Date: 16:03, 23-02-2022.

Astana. February 23. KazTAG - Kazakhstan is studying six world suppliers of nuclear technologies for the construction of a nuclear power plant (NPP), said Zhaslan Kasenov, director of the Department of Nuclear Energy and Industry of the Ministry of Energy.
"Six global suppliers of nuclear technology are being studied: American, American-Japanese, Korean, Chinese, Russian and French," Kasenov said Wednesday at an expert press conference on the development of nuclear energy in Kazakhstan.
According to him, a study is currently being carried out in Kazakhstan on the possibility of developing nuclear energy based on natural and climatic factors and possible impact of nuclear power plants on the environment.
“The study is carried out according to the criteria of safety, reference of reactors (availability of a valid standard sample), location, power and cost of a nuclear power plant,” Kasenov said.

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