2023 article

Should we invest in nuclear?

Fell, H. (2023, August 16). JOULE, Vol. 7, pp. 1679–1681.

By: H. Fell n

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
13. Climate Action (Web of Science)
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Added: October 10, 2023

In this issue of <i>Joule</i>, Haywood, Leroutier, and Pietzcker outline reasons why investing in nuclear is counterproductive for meeting decarbonization goals. I review these arguments against nuclear and provide some possible explanations as to why we do, and should, see a relatively small amount of investment in new nuclear generation.