Modular or not, nuclear power would be too expensive for SA
The public will inevitably pay for the debt creating nuclear power plants would cost the country
The department of mineral resources and energy’s request for information for modular nuclear plants attempts to manipulate the SA public into believing that a build-own-operate and transfer model, as well as modular nuclear construction, are less costly.
Incurring a debt is not something to rejoice about regardless of how many payments are deferred to the future. Nuclear vendors are profit-driven and SA will, whatever the ownership structure, have to “pay back the money”...