IEA Official: Nuclear Must Remain In The Mix To Meet Global Carbon Goals

IEA Official: Nuclear Must Remain In The Mix To Meet Global Carbon Goals

The abandonment of plans to build or upgrade nuclear facilities in the United States and Europe could prevent the international community from meeting its reduced carbon emissions targets, according to an official from the International Energy Agency (IEA).

In both the United States and the European Union, nuclear energy is the largest low-carbon source of energy. IEA data shows that nuclear produces three times more power than wind and solar energy combined in both regions, with most production coming from plants built more than three decades ago, Reuters reported. Read More…

 

 

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