CNNC-ENEC Nuclear Energy Event 2023

August 29, 2023

Abu Dhabi, UAE, August 29, 2023 – The CNNC-ENEC Nuclear Suppliers Forum 2023, hosted by China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC), Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC), Barakah One Company PJSC, and Nawah Energy Company, marked a significant milestone in international nuclear cooperation, with the event exemplifying the spirit of international collaboration, setting the stage for a greener and more sustainable energy future.

Held at Abu Dhabi’s Beach Rotana Hotel, the event brought together key figures from the nuclear energy sector to discuss critical developments and foster collaboration. It commenced with an address by Yuan Xu, Chairman of China National Nuclear Corporation Overseas Ltd., followed by a warm welcome from Ali Al Hammadi, CEO of Nawah Energy Company, and a congratulatory note from His Excellency Zhang Yiming, the Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China in the UAE. 

Key topics covered during the event encompassed an overview of the Barakah Nuclear Power Plant and the Localization Program, emphasizing the UAE’s dedication to a robust nuclear energy industry.