The Limited Appeal of Nuclear Energy
To developing nations, the new arguments for nuclear power are far from compelling
Nuclear energy may well play a larger role in the future of the U.S. and other industrial nations. The rest of the world, however, will most probably look elsewhere for the clean energy it needs.
This article was originally published with the title The Limited Appeal of Nuclear Energy.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR(S)
Jose Goldemberg, a physicist by training, is secretary for the environment of the state of São Paulo and previously served the government of Brazil as secretary of state for science and technology, secretary of the environment, and minister of education.