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Niger Plans West African Nuclear Power Plant, President Says

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July 18 (Bloomberg) -- Niger, the world’s sixth-largest uranium producer, plans to build a nuclear plant in cooperation with other countries in West Africa, President Mahamadou Issoufou said.

Demand for electricity in Niger alone is not enough to make the plant financially viable, he told journalists in the capital, Niamey, yesterday. He didn’t give any details on when or where the plant would be built, how big it would be or how much it may cost.

To contact the reporter on this story: Djibril Saidou via Accra at ebowers1@bloomberg.net.

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Antony Sguazzin at asguazzin@bloomberg.net.

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