Shutting down fossil fuel plants in five years would eliminate only 15% of capacity-years left in fossil fuel-powered plants.
The renewed interest in nuclear energy projects in Central-Eastern Europe has hardly gone unnoticed around the planet.
When it comes to residential power usage patterns, the "days of the week cease to have meaning," says economist Steve Cicala.
“For us, the 2030 target is ambitious, it’s achievable and it is beneficial for Europe,” a senior EU official says.
The role of the nuclear industry in these times is largely unknown among the public, and it’s here that the industry has the greatest chance to increase general acceptance.
“Our method works with regular brick or recycled bricks, and we can make our own bricks as well,” says Julio D'Arcy of Washington University.