Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login

Brazil to revive nuclear project - BBC

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Environment/Energy Donate to DU
Eugene Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jul-11-07 03:44 AM
Original message
Brazil to revive nuclear project - BBC
Source: BBC News

Last Updated: Wednesday, 11 July 2007, 02:23 GMT 03:23 UK

Brazil to revive nuclear project

Brazil's president has pledged to revive a long-stalled
project to build the country's third nuclear reactor and
also a nuclear submarine.

Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva said hundreds of millions of
extra dollars would be made available for the project
over the next eight years.


"We will complete Angra 3, and if necessary, we'll go
on to build more (nuclear reactors) because it is clean
energy and now proven to be safe."

President Lula added that Brazil could now afford the
luxury of becoming one of the few countries in the
world capable of uranium enrichment.


Read more:

Also: Brazil to invest $500 mln in nuclear-powered sub - Reuters
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top

Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Environment/Energy Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators

Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC