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Global nuclear power capacity grew slightly in 2016, writes Jim Green, but it was more a dead cat bounce than the promised ‘nuclear renaissance’.
By Dr Jim Green
The Ecologist, 3rd February 2017
Government urged to seek new investors to save Moorside project as key partner considers leaving consortium; with quote from Dr Paul Dorfman.
The Guardian, 3rd February 2017
Letter from Dr Paul Dorfman on the impact quitting Euratom will have on UK nuclear safety.
The Financial Times, 2nd February 2017
French National Assembly Inquiry: Faisabilité technique et financière du démantèlement des installations nucléaires
Dr Paul Dorfman was formally invited to present evidence to this Inquiry.
Assemblée Nationale, 1st February 2017
Decision to leave Euratom has serious implications for nuclear industry and research, includes quotes from Dr Paul Dorfman.
The Financial Times, 27th January 2017
The five Nordic countries have aggressive climate and energy policies in place and have already emerged to be leaders in renewable energy and energy efficiency.
By Prof Benjamin Sovacool
Energy Policy, March 2017
Experts warn that leaving Euratom is a ‘lose-lose’ that will increase costs and raise questions over safety regimes – includes quotes from Dr Paul Dorfman.
The Guardian, 27th January 2017
Climate Crisis and the Democratic Prospect: Participatory Governance in Sustainable Communities, June 2017
By Prof Frank Fischer
Oxford University Press