Gov’t Approves Licence for Research Reactor

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AMMAN —AlGhad— The Energy and Mineral Resources Regulatory Commission (EMRC) just issued a licence for the Jordanian research nuclear reactor at the Jordan University for Science and Technology, with a power capacity of five megawatts.

The Chairman of the EMRC, Eng Farouq Hyari, stated today, Monday, that the facility has been inspected and tested for over a year and a half.

Inspection works were conducted in cooperation with several international companies to ensure the safety and operation of the facility, he said.

The reactor has met all the requirements for safety and the regulatory international and domestic criteria, Hyari stressed.