Top 10 most nuclear-dependent nations

2. Slovakia – 55 percent

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Steam cooling towers of the Mochovce nuclear power plant release steam behind a small church on June 11, 2008 in southern Slovakia.

Slovakia has four nuclear reactors and is currently constructing two more. Slovakia built its first commercial nuclear power reactor in 1972. Though Slovakia used be a net exporter of nuclear power, it is now a net importer.

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