Wednesday, 18 March 2015

Jordan's bet on nuclear power is risky

Nuclear power is a risky option for Jordan. Potential costs and time overruns added to growing public disapproval and emerging security threats represent serious risks that could force the Jordanian government to suspend or cancel the nuclear project. In such a scenario, the kingdom would incur substantial financial and reputational loses, while also missing out on opportunities to invest in increasingly promising renewable energy resources... Read more

This article was published in The Daily Star on 27 February 2015.