Riyadh pushes ahead with nuclear plans

July 2012
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;7/13/2012, Vol. 56 Issue 28, p9
The article examines Saudi Arabia's energy policy. It is reported that the country is close to appointing advisers for the development of a nuclear energy program which could include the construction of 17 nuclear power plants. The desire of Saudi Arabia's government to expand the use of renewable energy sources rather than fossil fuels in its economy is considered.


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