Weston Roundtable Lecture - Joshua Goldstein
Can Nuclear Power Help Solve Climate Change?
Thursday, January 24, 2019
As climate change nears potentially disastrous tipping points, is a solution hiding in plain sight? Several countries -- notably Sweden -- have successfully replaced fossil fuels by combining renewable energy with a quick buildout of nuclear power. Following their example, the world could dramatically cut fossil fuel use by mid-century, even as energy consumption continues to rise. The full abstract can be found via the URL.