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Indonesia to start an A-plant next year

By WITH ANALYSIS FROM MONITOR CORRESPONDENTS AROUND THE WORLD, EDITED BY RANDY SHIPP / December 1, 1980



Karachi, Pakistan

Indonesian President Suharto said his country would start building its first nuclear power plant next year. During a visit to a nuclear power plant here, he said Indonesia would rely on cooperation between Pakistani and Indonesian technologists to complete the 30-megawatt plant. He said Indonesia had abundant natural resources but would need nuclear energy for its long-term economic development.

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