Jakarta (ANTARA News) – Indonesias Research and Technology Ministry will construct a nuclear power plant, a ministry official has said.
“We will build a nuclear reactor for generating power,” Research and Technology Minister Gusti Muhammad Hatta announced here on Friday.
The location of the nuclear power plant, which will have a capacity of approximately 30 MW, has not yet been decided.
“We have one small reactor in Serpong, but it is primarily used for research. It is time to build a reactor that actually generates electricity,” the minister noted.