its not about how much oil they have for energy..nuclear power is an alternate cleaner source of energy production so why not? less damage to the environment in many ways. its time for oil and coal fired plants to give way for nuclear energy. Canada has more oil in the oil sands of Alberta then in Saudi Arabia, but we also continue to produce nuclear energy.
Roadside bomb kills five border officers in western Iraq (AP)
from the article: Iran: We have 3,000 centrifuges working at enrichment plant