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Nuclear tourism experience in Bandung to be launched in October via The Jakarta Post

The National Nuclear Energy Agency (Batan) is set to launch a nuclear tourism experience on Oct. 30, aiming to introduce nuclear technology to the public. […] Jupiter said travelers can visit a number of places related to Batan in Bandung, such … Continue reading

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Inside Indonesia’s nuclear dream via Channel News Asia

Nuclear energy is on the cards for energy-hungry Indonesia. Channel NewsAsia gets a look inside the country’s nuclear research reactor and asks the experts if the country is ready for its own atomic power plant. JAKARTA: Indonesia is on track … Continue reading

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Indonesia to close seas to ship transporting nuclear waste via The Jakarta Post

The government has instructed patrol ships to close Indonesian waters to a ship carrying nuclear waste that has reportedly left France for Australia. Sea Security Coordinating Agency head Vice Adm. Desi Albert Mamahit told thejakartapost.com on Friday that MV Trader, … Continue reading

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Nuclear Waste Ship will be Denied Entry to Indonesian Waters via GIV News

Jakarta, GIVnews.com – Indonesia’s Maritime Security Board (Bakamla) will request the Navy to prevent a vessel carrying 125 tons of nuclear waste from France to Australia from entering the Indonesian waters. “Our investigation has found that the vessel had ever … Continue reading

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Nuclear power not priority: Indonesian president-elect Joko Widodo via Mainichi

JAKARTA — Indonesian president-elect and governor of Jakarta Joko Widodo said in an interview with the Mainichi on Aug. 11 that he is not planning to promote nuclear power over other energy sources Asked about plans for the construction of … Continue reading

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Indonesia to build first nuclear power plant via investvine

Indonesia will build its first nuclear power plant in the western part of Java Island this year, state-run media report on February 7. The plant will have a capacity of 30 megawatts. “This year, a 30 megawatt nuclear power plant … Continue reading

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Asia airs nuclear ambitions at U.N. gathering via Reuters

(Reuters) – China, India and other Asian states used a United Nations nuclear agency meeting this week to signal their determination to expand the use of atomic energy. At the September 16-20 annual gathering of the IAEA’s 159 member states, … Continue reading

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Risk state and democratic response: Nuclear politics in emerging Indonesia via Australian National University

The rise of Indonesia as a new economic powerhouse in Asia has one logical consequence: the growing demands for energy. One of the solutions the Indonesian government resort to for the issue of energy undersupply is nuclear power. The effort … Continue reading

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