TITLE

Thorium On Our Breath

AUTHOR(S)
Rapson, Bevan
PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
North & South;Jul2013, Issue 328, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author comments on why New Zealand should end its anti-nuclear stance and put nuclear power back on its national agenda. According to the author, the threat of climate change demands the need for nuclear power. The author explains that renewable projects such as wind farms and solar panels are not sufficient to reduce carbon emissions.
ACCESSION #
88177488

 

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