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IAEA mission reviews Sri Lanka siting process

IAEA mission reviews Sri Lanka siting process

The seven-day Site and External Events Design Review Service (SEED) mission reviewed Sri Lanka's selection process to identify potential sites for the construction of its first nuclear power plant. The country has already identified six candidate sites from three different regions.

New Nuclear 10 June 2024


Sri Lankan government has plans for nuclear, minister says

Sri Lankan government has plans for nuclear, minister says

Sri Lanka's government intends to include nuclear energy in its long-term plans, the country's Minister of Power and Energy said as the country's cabinet approved electricity sector reforms.

Nuclear Policies 21 November 2023


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Sri Lanka looks to take next steps on nuclear power after IAEA mission

Sri Lanka looks to take next steps on nuclear power after IAEA mission

The visit to Sri Lanka by a team of International Atomic Energy Agency experts was to review the country’s readiness to make a "knowledgeable commitment" to establishing a nuclear power programme.

New Nuclear 19 April 2022


Russia and Sri Lanka plan nuclear energy cooperation

Russia and Sri Lanka plan nuclear energy cooperation

Russia-Sri Lanka - January 2018 - 48.jpgRussia and Sri Lanka have held talks this week on establishing cooperation in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy. Nikolay Spassky, deputy director general of Russian state nuclear corporation Rosatom, met with Ranjith Siyambalapitiya and Susil Premajayantha, respectively Sri Lanka's minister of power and renewable energy and minister of science, technology and research, on 16-17 January.

Nuclear Policies 19 January 2018


India, Sri Lanka agree to nuclear cooperation

India, Sri Lanka agree to nuclear cooperation

India-Sri Lanka Feb 2015 - 48India and Sri Lanka have signed an agreement to cooperate in civil nuclear energy.

Nuclear Policies 16 February 2015