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Indonesia and Philippines are smart to make nuclear power plans

Fossil fuels are terrible for environment and renewables are not always available

| Philippines
The nuclear reactor inside the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant in Morong town, Philippines, pictured in September 2016: public acceptance is the biggest challenge.   © LightRocket/Getty Images

Jun Arima is Senior Policy Fellow on Energy and Environment at ERIA, the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia.

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