Nikkei Asian Review
Indonesia and Philippines are smart to make nuclear power plans
Even though critics say building nuclear power plants is an expensive and environmentally unfriendly strategy, at least two nations in Southeast Asia are keen on it: both Indonesia and the Philippines have recently proposed reviving plans for nuclear energy.
While several countries around the world are choosing to increase investments in wind and solar power, Indonesia and the Philippines have chosen a different path. Jun Arima reports that the two countries are building nuclear power plants, and this could prove to be a very smart decision.