Günther Oettinger


Iter organization's general director Osamu Motojima sits next to... News PhotoAdult Student,Bouches-du-Rhone,Construction Industry,Construction Site,EU Commissioner,Finance,France,French Culture,Fuel and Power Generation,Government Minister,Günther Oettinger,Headquarters,Horizontal,International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor,Managing Director,Nuclear Energy,Nuclear Reactor,Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur,Saint Paul lès Durance,SittingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPIter organization's general director Osamu Motojima (L) sits next to Guenther Oettinger (L), EU Commissioner for Energy and French minister for Higher Education and Research Genevieve Fioraso (R) during the inauguration of the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (Iter) Organization headquarters on January 17, 2013 in Saint-Paul-lez-Durance, southern France. The International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (Iter), based at the French Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) research center of Cadarache in Saint-Paul-lès-Durance, was set up by the EU, which has a 45 percent share, China, India, South Korea, Japan, Russia and the US to research a clean and limitless alternative to dwindling fossil fuel reserves. AFP PHOTO / GERARD JULIEN (Photo credit should read GERARD JULIEN/AFP/Getty Images)