Title UK looks to build eight more nuclear power plants as part of plan to cut dependence on Russian energy Media name/outlet ABC News Country/Territory Australia Date 8/04/22 Description "This takes the UK backwards not forwards," Matthew Paterson, an expert in the politics of climate change at the University of Manchester, said.
"It is a knee-jerk response to the Russian invasion of Ukraine that goes back to old, tired solutions focused on expanding energy supply, and does so in ways that contradict the UK's climate strategy."
URL https://www.abc.net.au/news/2022-04-08/uk-looks-to-nuclear-power-to-cut-russian-energy-dependence/100977952 Persons Matthew Paterson
Research Beacons, Institutes and Platforms
- nuclear energy
- energy policy
- net zero emissions