US and Russia agree to collaborate on nuclear energy and security R&D
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - 3:48pm
Secretary Moniz and Director General of the Russian Federation State Corporation “Rosatom” Sergey Kirienko signed an agreement this week to further collaborate on nuclear and energy-related research and development. The agreement was signed at the IAEA General Conference being held this week in Vienna, Austria. It includes research being done at laboratories, institutes and facilities and covers topics such as nuclear technology, nonproliferation, fundamental and applied science, energy and environment. It expands on and complements a prior agreement that was signed in January 2011.