Euratom Nuclear Research - News & Events
26 November 2003
The Commission welcomes the Council's ITER agreement
fusion reactor© CEA/EISS
European Commissioner for Research Philippe Busquin welcomed the unanimous agreement obtained in the Council of Ministers today on the EU's application to site the ITER thermonuclear fusion reactor project at Cadarache (France). The Commission will now put the EU's application to the international partners in the ITER project for an international decision to be reached before the end of the year.
EC Communication Officer:
Marta Wysoczynska Marta.Wysoczynska@ec.europa.eu, Tel. +32 229-96590