Isfahan (IP) - Mohammad Eslami, the head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), asserted during the 30th National Nuclear Conference and the inaugural International Conference on Nuclear Science and Technology that the Islamic Republic is resolute in expanding its nuclear industry.

Iran PressIran news: Eslami outlined Iran's ambition to generate 20,000 megawatts of nuclear power by the year 1420 (equivalent to 2041) and disclosed plans to execute these initiatives along the nation's northern and southern coastlines.

He further stated that a combination of foreign, domestic, and financial investments will be leveraged to actualize this program, extending an invitation to countries and institutions prepared to invest in this sector.

During the ongoing conference in Isfahan, Eslami announced the forthcoming establishment of the first international training center for nuclear science and technology within the city's vicinity within the next two months.

Eslami emphasized that the Islamic Republic's top priorities include collaboration with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) within the framework of safeguards and the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT).

Expressing optimism regarding the IAEA's impartial fulfillment of its duties and provision of requisite facilities as stipulated by its statute, Eslami underscored the importance of operating without undue political influence.


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