Fri, Jan 30, 2015
A A A
Welcome preal121
RSS

Commodities Briefing - Categorized | Energy, Trends more

Nuclear energy: The dream that failed

Posted on 09 March 2012

Nuclear power will not go away, but its role may never be more than marginal. America’s nuclear bubble burst not after the accident at Three Mile Island but five years before it. The French nuclear-power programme, the most ambitious by far of the 1980s, continued largely undisturbed after Chernobyl, though other countries did pull back.
The West’s “nuclear renaissance” much bruited over the past decade, in part as a response to climate change, fizzled out well before the roofs blew off Fukushima’s first, third and fourth reactor buildings. Today’s most dramatic nuclear expansion, in China, may be tempered by Fukushima, but it will not be halted………………………………………..Full Article: Source


 Article link

This post was written by:

VRS - who has written 39021 posts on Opalesque Commodities Briefing.


Contact the author

Comments are closed.

banner
banner
January 2015
S M T W T F S
« Dec    
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031