South Africa signs nuclear power agreement with China, following recent agreements with Russia and France

Koeberg nuclear power station, about 30 km outside Cape Town, on January 18, 2007

South Africa has signed a nuclear energy cooperation agreement with China as the government looks to expand the critical power supply system, officials said Friday.

Pretoria said the agreement was a "preparatory phase for a possible utilisation of Chinese nuclear technology in South Africa".

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