REGIONAL

 

MENA Nuclear Plans Move Forward

 

The UAE is on track to become MENA’s second nuclear generator. It is on schedule to begin commercial operations at its first nuclear power plant in 2017, Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) says.

Korean contractor Kepco has installed one of the largest condensers in the Middle East at its Barakah-1 site. The sections were built in Korea and shipped to Barakah. Welding took more than seven months.

Kepco finished...