MINISTER OF ENERGY SIGNS FRAMEWORK AGREEMENT WITH
CHINA NATIONAL NUCLEAR CORPORATION
By Ahmed Fonike.
The Minister of Energy Amb Henry Olufumi Macauley has signed a Framework Agreement with China
National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) on Friday November 27, 2015. CNNC is the State Owned company
responsible for the construction of nuclear power plants. CNNC also builds other types of power plants
including solar, thermal and wind.
It will be recalled that CNNC was in the recent official delegation of President Xinping when he visited the
United Kingdom last month to announce a $40billion cooperation package for the U K that will include
the construction of uclear power stations by CNNC. The Framework Agreement calls for the
construction of various types of power stations accross the Country and making Sierra Leone an Energy
Center for the Region.