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Experts okay nuclear-safety research

But government's conclusion is that nuclear energy is not suitable for the country. -myp

Wed, Oct 24, 2012
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The press conference was chaired by Second Minister for Trade and Industry S. Iswaran (above).

SINGAPORE - An international advisory panel on energy has agreed with the Government's conclusion that nuclear energy is not suitable for the country yet, noting however that it is still vital to keep abreast of developments and remain open to all energy options.

This was shared at a press conference yesterday at Swissotel The Stamford, chaired by Second Minister for Trade and Industry S. Iswaran. The panel also agreed on Singapore's decision to strengthen capabilities to understand nuclear technology and look into nuclear-safety research.


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