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Egypt approves nuclear plant contracts

The Egyptian government has approved contracts to build the El Dabaa nuclear power plant with assistance from Russia’s Rosatom.
By Staff reporter 6 September 2017 0 27476

The Egyptian government has approved contracts to build the El Dabaa nuclear power plant with assistance from Russia’s Rosatom, according to a local news channel citing comments made by Egypt’s Prime Minister Sherif Ismail.

The plant will comprise four 1.2 GW units and is scheduled to start up in 2024.