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Nuclear power and energy in UAE

Nuclear power stations are planned for the UAE, and scheduled to go online for UAE energy needs and electricity supply beginning in 2017 when the first of four nuclear power plants is expected to be completed in Abu Dhabi.

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UAE nuclear energy law

Federal Law No. 6 of 2009 regarding the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy issued by HH Sheikh Khalifa, President of the UAE, in October 2009 in accordance with IAEA criteria (04 Oct 2009 press release / Emirates News Agency - WAM). UAE nuclear law components include (summary only)

  1. The development, construction or operation of uranium enrichment or spent fuel reprocessing facilities within the borders of the UAE is prohibited.
  2. A UAE federal nuclear safety regulatory agency or authority is to be established, to be completely independent. The agency will regulate, promote, and monitor the "highest standards of nuclear safety, nuclear security and radiological protection"
  3. The development of a secure system for the licensing and control of nuclear material
  4. Unauthorized use, theft, transport, or trade in nuclear materials will be illegal.
  5. Civil and criminal penalties to be imposed for violating the UAE nuclear law.
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