Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LI

No 28

14-July-2008

Jordan

Jordan To Become Exporter Of Energy By 2030 With Nuclear Program

Jordans peaceful nuclear program is a strategic option which could transform the country from an energy importer to energy exporter by 2030, the chairman of the Jordan Atomic Energy Commission Khalid Tuqan said on 5 July. He added thatJordan, which has uranium reserves estimated at 140,000 tons, could start generating revenue from the extraction of uranium from phosphates...