From the Ministerial Meeting for ITER
The Six Parties have reached a strong consensus on a number of points.
We have two excellent sites for ITER, so excellent in fact that we
need further evaluation before making our decisions based on
We have agreed to provide the remaining questions to the candidate
host parties by the end of December for their answers by the end of
We will ask the ITER Team in conjunction with the ITER Parties to
conduct a rapid exploration of the advantages of a broader project
approach to fusion power. This work will be done on the same schedule.
With all this information, we plan to hold a follow-up Ministerial
meeting to reach consensus as quickly as possible, likely to be in