TITLE

Rebottling the nuclear genie

AUTHOR(S)
Sherrid, P.
PUB. DATE
July 1988
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;7/18/88, Vol. 105 Issue 3, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses Sweden's decision to eliminate all nuclear power by 2010. Hopes for setting an international example; Nuclear power situation in the US; Native alternative power sources in Sweden; The greenhouse effect environmental concerns and nuclear power.
ACCESSION #
8800009454

 

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