Nuclear Power

Nuclear Power Policies, Practices, and the Future

Hardback (20 Sep 2019) | English

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Synopsis

"As the world's energy sources continue to develop, with less reliance on traditional fossil fuels and more reliance on cleaner, more efficient, alternative energy sources, nuclear power continues to be a dividing point for many people. Some believe it is the answer to our energy problems for the future, while others warn of the risks. Written by a retired scientist who spent most of his career at the Idaho National Laboratory (INL), this book aims to delve into the issues surrounding nuclear power and dispel its myths, while building an argument for why the United States should develop a nuclear power plan for the future. As a "whistleblower," the author spent much of the last ten years of his career at the INL raising concerns about how its mission of serving as the Department of Energy's lead laboratory in radioactive waste management was not being properly managed. While the United States continues to tread water on the issue of nuc

Book information

ISBN: 9781119657781
Publisher: Wiley-Scrivener
Imprint: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Pub date:
DEWEY: 333.79240973
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: cm
Weight: 582g
Height: 235mm
Width: 162mm
Spine width: 22mm