Nuclear Or Not?

Nuclear Or Not?

by David Elliott
     
 

This edited collection addresses whether nuclear power can or should make a major contribution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions and examines both sides of the debate.See more details below

Overview

This edited collection addresses whether nuclear power can or should make a major contribution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions and examines both sides of the debate.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230507647
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
03/01/2007
Series:
Energy, Climate and the Environment Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Preface--A.Blowers
• Introduction--D.Elliott
• PART I: SETTING THE SCENE
• Nuclear Energy: An Introductory Primer--J.Scurlock
• A Brief History of Nuclear Developments--J.Scurlock
• Opposition to Nuclear Power: A Brief History--H.Herring
• PART II: STRUCTURING THE DEBATE
• Building or Burning the Bridges to a Sustainable Energy Policy--G.Butler & G.McGlynn
• Criteria for a Sustainable Energy Future--P.Allen
• PART III: THE FUTURE UK ENERGY MIX: STRATEGIC ISSUES
• Time for a Fresh Look at Nuclear?--S.Kidd
• Nuclear and Renewables in the UK : Can We Have Both?--D.Elliott
• PART IV: SOME KEY NUCLEAR ISSUES
• New Information on Radiation Health Hazards--I.Fairlie
• Nuclear Waste: The Protracted Debate in the UK--D.Lowry
• Nuclear's Inherent Insecurities--D.Lowry
• Risk, Economics and Nuclear Power--C.Mitchell & B.Woodman
• PART V: NUCLEAR AROUND THE WORLD
• Nuclear Power - The European Dimension--A.Froggatt
• Non-Nuclear Sustainable Energy Futures for Germany and the UK--G.Boyle
• Nuclear Power Around the World--S.Kidd
• CONCLUSIONS
• Can Nuclear Ever be Green?--J.Scurlock
• Nuclear Renaissance Requires Nuclear Enlightenment--W.Nuttall
• UK Energy Choices - An Enlightened Future?--D.Elliott

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