Latest update: 18/11/2011
- Alternative energy - France - Fukushima - Germany - nuclear power
Atomic energy: should Europe abandon nuclear power?
The future of nuclear power is in question once again. Power plants around the world are being subjected to strict safety checks. Europe is somewhat divided on the issue. France is traditionally nuclear power's biggest cheerleader, but a new deal between the Socialists and the Green party means this could be about to change.
- Charlotte MIJEON, Spokesperson, "Sortir du nucléaire" ("Leave nuclear power")
- Bruno COMBY, President, Environmentalists for Nuclear Energy;
- Harry BERNAS, Research Director at the CNRS, Paris.