The US will help Thailand develop nuclear power through a new class of small reactors, US Vice President Kamala Harris was quoted as saying.
Thailand does not have nuclear power, as public opinion on the matter has deteriorated since the accident at the Japanese nuclear power plant.
Fukushima in 2011. The White House will offer technical assistance to Thailand to implement the developing technology of small modular reactors, which are manufactured in factory settings and portable.
Such reactors are considered safer because they do not need human intervention to shut down in emergency situations.