Azerbaijan has no need for nuclear power station construction Energy Minister
To date Azerbaijan is not ready to the construction of a nuclear power station. It is explained with a number of probable including the high budge, Natik Aliyev, the Azerbaijani Minister for Energy and Industry, told Trend.
Well-trained specialists are needed for the implementation of the project. Besides, the implementation of the project will attract the attention of international organizations like MAGATE (International Agency of Nuclear Power) to Azerbaijan.
According to the Minister, Azerbaijan ensured its energy security at the expense of energy sources like oil and gas. So, it is too early to speak about the construction of a nuclear power station, he added.