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The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry will abolish its 10-year electric power development program as early as November as it aims to further liberalize the market, it was learned Saturday.

But the ministry will also create a new program to promote the development of nuclear and other large-scale power plants, as the involvement of the national government is considered necessary to fulfill the long-term aim of securing the nation’s energy supplies, ministry officials said.

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