Why are Oil Exporting Countries Pursuing Nuclear Energy?

By: Dr. Adnan Shihab-Eldin, Director General, Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences
Date: February 27, 2013
Place: MIT, Room 24-213
  • The Global context before & after Fukushima
  • Drivers of the Nuclear Power Option in Oil Exporting Countries
  • MENA Nuclear Programs following Fukushima
  • Potential & limitations of alternative options to meeting domestic energy challenge
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