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Philippines considers activating long-dormant reactor

Russia urges repair of Bataan plant in push for nuclear tech exports across Asia

The Bataan nuclear plant has never been activated and is decaying.

MANILA -- With plans to spend 8 trillion pesos ($154 billion) on infrastructure projects by 2022, the Philippine government is also considering finally bringing Southeast Asia's only nuclear reactor to life three decades after its completion.

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