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Minister of Public Enterprises Lynne Brown with the nuclear operator trainees. (Photo: Eskom)
Minister of Public Enterprises Lynne Brown with the nuclear operator trainees. (Photo: Eskom)

Cape Town – Eskom on Thursday launched a key programme aimed at preparing itself for the 9.6 GW nuclear build programme.

The Eskom Nuclear Operator Pipeline project at Koeberg nuclear power station in Cape Town is part of the state power utility’s plans to beef up local nuclear resources to support the country’s needs.

On May 1 2016, about 100 young recruits started the flagship nuclear operator training programme.

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