Energy Policy: Insurance against the Unknown
Prudence calls for making vigorous efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, with the initial burden perforce falling on the industrialized countries. This point is somewhat controversial.
The reduction of the use of fossil fuels is central to addressing the problem of greenhouse gas emissions. This is not very controversial.
In implementing future energy policies, it is a mistake to neglect the expansion of nuclear power, along with conservation and solar power. The nuclear issue is so controversial that it sometimes is ignored as being too controversial to address.
KeywordsRadioactive Waste Energy Policy Solar Power Soviet Bloc Reactor Safety
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