TITLE

Nuclear renaissance plans hit by financial crisis

AUTHOR(S)
Brumfiel, Geoff
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Nature;11/20/2008, Vol. 456 Issue 7220, p286
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the role of fission in fighting climate change and how the 2008 global economic crisis is threatening a resurgence of nuclear power. Topics include how economics affect governments' greenhouse gas emission targets and the decreased role of private investors which has led to greater dependence on government financing.
ACCESSION #
35349821

 

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