Kazakhstan to begin NPP construction in next 10 years

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05.10.2011 18:42

Kazakhstan , Astana, Oct.5 / Trend A. Maratov /

"Nuclear power plants may appear in Kazakhstan in the next ten years", Kazatomprom deputy chairman Sergey Yashin said at the Sixth Eurasian Forum KazEnergy in Astana on Wednesday.

He said the construction of nuclear power plants will promote the development of related industries on a new level that will meet the challenges of the country's industrialization.
" NPP should be considered as the main engine of industrial development, as the construction of plants is technological production, and thus related industries will also develop," Yashin said .
Key themes of the second day of the forum are nuclear power and new possibilities for development of renewable energy sources.