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Start of commercial operations of Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant Unit 1 signals a new chapter in the UAE energy story: President of NEI

ABU DHABI, 12th April, 2021 (WAM) -- Maria G. Korsnick, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Washington-based Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI), stated that the United Arab Emirates has made history as the first nation in the region to operate a commercial nuclear power plant. ''Achieving operation of Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant Unit 1 signals a new chapter in the UAE energy story providing reliable, carbon-free electricity to the nation. As world leaders in nuclear energy and innovation, U.S. technology and expertise from numerous companies...