Tehran, Aug 19, IRNA - Iran is proceeding with an
executive blueprint to build more nuclear power plants.
Head of nuclear energy producing company, Ahmad Fayyazbakhsh said on Tuesday that agreements have been signed with executives in the field of nuclear energy generation.
He said that the state company signed agreements with other domestic firms to find locations to build new nuclear power plants. He said the process could take about 13 months.
Iran had earlier announced plans to build six more nuclear power plants by 2021.
The country is building its first nuclear power plant in the southern port of Bushehr with the help of Russia. It is expected to go on line later this year.
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