Experts believe that the nuclear energy industry is needlessly overregulated, which has slowed down new capacity creation.
Many experts see nuclear power as one of the best options for large-scale decarbonization worldwide.
There may be potential future roles for advanced low-cost nuclear technologies in decarbonization, an expert argues.
Finland boasts an excellent regulatory and safety assessment system for plant operations and radioactive waste disposal alike.
In building new nuclear, "standardized designs and downsized reactors can help. Governments can also offer additional support."
oal accounts for around 30% of electricity generated in the U.S., just behind natural gas.