It’s time to get real on nuclear
The fate of new nuclear projects will be determined by renewable technologies – and reasons to increase their roll-out are growing
Standard and Poor's, the global credit-rating agency, sees “little economic rationale for new nuclear build in the US or Western Europe, owing to massive cost escalations and renewables’ cost competitiveness"
Here's my article in todays Telegraph : 'Worldwide and in the UK, market trends for new nuclear are in stark decline and renewables are markedly rising.'
#nuclear #ClimateChange #renewables
The market is clear that new large nuclear plants are a thing of the past, argues Dr Paul Dorfman
in an op-ed for the
– as old nuclear goes offline, he writes, it should be replaced with quick-to-build renewables