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Alternative Energy / Nuclear Power

Nuclear Power Dying A Slow Death

Nuclear Power Dying A Slow Death

May 28, 2019 at 15:41 | Nick Cunningham

Global nuclear power capacity could plunge by two-thirds over the next 20 years. Even as investment in solar and wind is surging, nuclear power has been the main source of…

The Tricky Question About Nuclear Even Experts Can’t Answer

The Tricky Question About Nuclear Even Experts Can’t Answer

May 24, 2019 at 17:50 | Robert Rapier

My wife and I have been watching the new HBO miniseries on the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster. During the second episode, she asked me the question that is probably on…

The U.S. Is Losing The Nuclear Race To Russia And China

The U.S. Is Losing The Nuclear Race To Russia And China

May 23, 2019 at 16:56 | Tsvetana Paraskova

While nuclear power plants in the U.S. are retiring as they face stiff cost competition from cheap and abundant natural gas, America has also been struggling to keep its leadership…

Canada’s Oil Hotspot Considers Going Nuclear

Canada’s Oil Hotspot Considers Going Nuclear

May 23, 2019 at 13:13 | Haley Zaremba

Canada’s oil sands produce some of the dirtiest oil on the planet. Their abnormally high carbon emissions have earned Albertan oil a soiled reputation not just among…

U.S. Nuclear Is Struggling, And These Companies Are Profiting From It

U.S. Nuclear Is Struggling, And These Companies Are Profiting From It

May 21, 2019 at 16:03 | Haley Zaremba

The nuclear industry in the United States is on the decline. Although nuclear has garnered a hefty number of headlines and support from pundits on both sides of…

Russia Aims To Exploit Africa’s Energy Potential

Russia Aims To Exploit Africa’s Energy Potential

May 15, 2019 at 12:32 | Vanand Meliksetian

Africa’s economic potential is enormous: the continent contains significant mineral and energy deposits, a young and growing population, and an underdeveloped energy sector desperately in need of investment. Approximately 640…

Will China Be Able To Meet Its Lofty Nuclear Power Goals?

Will China Be Able To Meet Its Lofty Nuclear Power Goals?

May 02, 2019 at 12:10 | Haley Zaremba

Chinese representatives had a lot to say at this month’s 2019 Spring International Summit at China's Nuclear Energy Sustainability Forum in Beijing. Yu Jianfeng, chairman of the China National Nuclear…

China Aims For Nuclear Dominance

China Aims For Nuclear Dominance

Apr 03, 2019 at 11:55 | Vanand Meliksetian

The revival of China in economic terms can be seen as one of the greatest success stories in human history. The introduction of the country’s first Special Economic Zone…

Nuclear Is Not A Catch-All Solution To Climate Change

Nuclear Is Not A Catch-All Solution To Climate Change

Mar 11, 2019 at 14:13 | Haley Zaremba

Polling shows that the majority of United States citizens want the Trump administration to honor the country’s Obama-era commitment to the Paris Agreement to combat global climate change. Under…

Should We Rethink Nuclear Power?

Should We Rethink Nuclear Power?

Mar 07, 2019 at 11:47 | Haley Zaremba

While it seems to fly in the face of everything we believe and have been taught about nuclear power, it may actually be the safest form of power production that…


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