Power of the Atom

Davis, Lucas; Hausman, Catherine
December 2015
Finance & Development;Dec2015, Vol. 52 Issue 4, p18
The article examines the headwinds faced by nuclear power as of December 2015. Nuclear power's history is discussed as well as its role in global electricity supply and the nuclear disaster in Fukushima, Japan. Other topics include the boom and bust in the nuclear power sector, increase attention to climate change, and nuclear construction.


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