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Alex Elizeev paints the picture of Russian nuclear energy prospect

With Russia seemingly leading the race to build SA’s new nuclear plants, EWN senior reporter Alex Eliseev recently visited the country and had the privilege of visiting a Russian nuclear plant.

Eliseev speaks to John Robbie to share his experience, which he says has been impressive. His biggest takeout from his visit is whether or not SA is a fit for Russian nuclear technology and whether we have the skills to operate this technology.

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Top SABC journos applauded for brave testimony

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'Russian nuclear plant moves towards transparency in the face of SA secrecy'

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Are there benefits to consider of nuclear power?

Nuclear Africa's Kelvin Kemm broke some of these down on the John Robbie Show.

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