Nuclear Energy Today

Nuclear Energy Today

by NEA Staff

Paperback / softback Publication Date: 01/01/2003

  $40.95
As energy demand increases in line with the expansion of the world's leading economies and the growth of developing economies, a key challenge remains of how to provide the energy levels required while protecting our environment and conserving natural resources. Nuclear energy is a complex and controversial technology but also has the potential to provide considerable benefits. This publication explores a range of issues involved in the use of nuclear energy, including safety aspects, whether its use is economically competitive, its role in meeting greenhouse gas reduction targets, how to manage the radioactive waste it generates, whether its use increase the risk of proliferation of nuclear weapons, security of resources, and its potential role in the future.
ISBN:
9789264103283
9789264103283
Category:
Nuclear power & engineering
Format:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
01-01-2003
Publisher:
Organization for Economic Cooperation & Development
Country of origin:
France

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