Russia and Jordan signed Project Development Agreement on Nuclear Power Plant Construction

22.09.2014 19:03 22 September 2014 года, Vienna. – Today, at the ongoing IAEA session Dzhomart Aliev, CEO of Rusatom Overseas, and Khaled Toukan, Chairman of the Jordan Atomic Energy Commission, signed Project Development Agreement on construction of a nuclear power plant in the province of Zarqa in Central Jordan.

The document sets obligations of the Parties for the first stage of the two-unit nuclear power plant construction project with total capacity of 2000 MW. The project phase that has now started will result in a contract for nuclear power plant construction that is planned to be signed in 1.5-2 years.

Press Service of Rusatom Overseas