The NEA held a WebChat with H.E. Mohamed Al Hammadi, Chief Executive Officer of the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC), on 17 September 2020.
As the leader of the first nuclear power plant project in the Arab world, Al Hammadi discussed the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant and share first-hand the experiences and perspectives of a nuclear newcomer country. The conversation covered:
- The benefits nuclear energy is bringing to the United Arab Emirates (UAE)
- How nuclear energy fits into the UAE Energy Strategy
- The UAE's approach to capacity building for the local nuclear industry
A video recording of the event is available here: