The Future of Nuclear Energy

January 25, 2012

Charles Ferguson, President, Federation of American Scientists; Author, Nuclear Energy: What Everyone Needs to Know

Charles Ferguson discusses the global prospects for nuclear energy. Topics include the possibility of a revival of nuclear power, safety of nuclear facilities following the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster, and the danger of nuclear proliferation and the future of international safeguards. His presentation builds on his new book, Nuclear Energy: What Everyone Needs to Know (Oxford, 2011).

Sponsored by the Nuclear Policy Talks and Institute for Nuclear Studies