Nuclear Power Use to Grow: IAEA
Source: Times Live (7/28/11)
"The International Atomic Energy Agency pledges to 'play the lead role in shaping a safer nuclear future throughout the world.'"
In a keynote address at the United Nations Conference on Disarmament Issues, which started Wednesday in Matsumoto, central Japan, Yukiya Amano, director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), said nuclear power "will remain an important option for many countries."
"Nuclear safety is the responsibility of individual states, but the IAEA will play the lead role in shaping a safer nuclear future throughout the world," Amano told the conference, Kyodo News reported. . .View full article