EGYPT/UAE

 

Egypt Plans Nuclear Tender, UAE Progresses First Reactor

 

Egypt’s Electricity Ministry says the country’s Nuclear Power Plants Authority (NPPA) will in January invite bids from international firms to build a pressurized water reactor with a capacity of 0.95-1.65GW at Dab’a on the Mediterranean, 150km west of Alexandria. A ministry official tells MEES that NPPA has started work on the infrastructure at the Dab’a site and that plant capacity...