Nuclear

Renewables to eclipse coal

Friday, 10 August 2012

So now it looks like solar and wind technologies will be the cheapest way to make electricity by 2030. That’s the finding of a new Australian Energy Technology Assessment from Australia’s Bureau of Resources and Energy Economics, prepared by engineering firm Worley Parsons. The report also opens the door for nuclear energy.

Nuclear-power-debate

Opinion: Nuclear power

Tuesday, 6 March 2012

One year on from the Fukushima disaster, G ponders – should we go with nuclear power or stay well away?

nuclear power plant

Is nuclear the answer to climate change?

Thursday, 5 March 2009

The nuclear debate is back on the agenda. Former treasurer Peter Costello says the green movement needs to embrace it and the ABARE says there is a strong business case for it. But opponents say it is too dangerous, too expensive and insufficient.

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