Russia to build nuclear power stations in SA

Russia to build nuclear power stations in SA

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Sunday 12th July 2015
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To avoid a thread hijack, I'll pop this here.

northwest monkey said:
Blaster72 said:
I'm not entirely sure Russia should be allowed anywhere near the construction of power stations...

Wasn't the one in Fukushima a Russian design?
Intersting you should say that, because the South African president this week signed an agreement with Putin which will result in nuclear power stations being built in South Africa by the Russians.

http://ewn.co.za/2015/07/08/Zuma-and-Putin-outline...

kiseca

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Monday 13th July 2015
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oooh kak....

Pete317

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Thursday 23rd July 2015
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northwest monkey said:
Blaster72 said:
I'm not entirely sure Russia should be allowed anywhere near the construction of power stations...

Wasn't the one in Fukushima a Russian design?
Then again, the probability of a tsunami hitting South Africa is somewhat less than zero

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Pete317 said:
Then again, the probability of a tsunami hitting South Africa is somewhat less than zero
But the risk of gross incompetence is much, much greater.