Nuclear power under fire – Risks persist

18.03.2009

New issue of eco@work online now

Once again, nuclear power is fuelling heated debate. And once more, the Öko-Institut is sounding the alarm. Yet parts of the energy industry are presenting nuclear power as the solution to climate change, an urgent challenge of our times. So what exactly can extended service lives of nuclear power plants deliver? What are the concomitant hazards? And what is the real way to halt climate change? In this latest issue of eco@work, the institute’s scientists produce a science-based response and take a stand. In addition, the paper reports, as ever, on many further cutting-edge projects and findings.

 

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