André de Ruyter moves to clarify Eskom modular nuclear tender
He said the wording of a tender that suggests Eskom wants to revive dreams of building such nuclear plants, is ‘rather unfortunate’
André De Ruyter, the new CEO of struggling utility Eskom, moved to address confusion over a tender released to the market, which suggests that Eskom wants to revive costly dreams of building small, modular nuclear plants.
Speaking at a media briefing on Friday, De Ruyter said Eskom is “not about to build new modular nuclear reactors”, calling the wording of the document released on Thursday “unfortunate”. ..