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    Rosatom Plans to Build 40 Nuclear Plant Units in 15 Countries in Medium-Term

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    The orders are estimated to total some $150 billion.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russian State Corporation Rosatom plans to be commissioned to build 40 nuclear power plant reactors in 15 countries in the next 10 years, Director General Alexei Likhachev said Wednesday.

    "Our program over the next 10 years is up to 40 units in 15 countries," Likhachev said at the ATOMEX forum in Moscow, adding that the orders are estimated to total $150 billion.

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