Carbon Neutrality by 2050: Europe's Launch for Nuclear Power
Date & Time
Friday, June 16, 2023, 11:40 AM - 12:30 PM
Isabela Alcazar Maureen Koetz Jay Collins Wei Huang

As countries strive to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and combat climate change, nuclear energy has emerged as a significant contender in the clean energy landscape. This session will delve into the reasons behind Europe's renewed interest in nuclear power as a means to achieve carbon neutrality. We will examine the potential benefits and challenges associated with nuclear energy, including its role in decarbonizing the energy sector, its contribution to energy security, and its compatibility with renewable energy sources.