TITLE

Geopolitical and strategic aspects of present and future use of nuclear energy

AUTHOR(S)
Blix, Hans
PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
AIP Conference Proceedings;6/19/2012, Vol. 1442 Issue 1, p327
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Nuclear power is at a bump in the road - not at the end of the road. We must promote further safe development. Nuclear weapons are obsolescent. The Cold War is over and further détente will lead to disarmament.
ACCESSION #
77057002

 

Related Articles

  • NUCLEAR AMBITIONS. Romano, Andrew // Newsweek;7/11/2005, Vol. 146 Issue 2, p39 

    Focuses on the nuclear program developed by the country of Iran and what the United States knows about it and what the U.S. fears. When Iran notified the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) they were constructing a uranium conversion plant; Report that Iran never informed the IAEA it...

  • NUCLEAR AMBITIONS.  // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);7/11/2005 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 146 Issue 2, p30 

    Focuses on the nuclear program developed by the country of Iran and what the United States knows about it and what the U.S. fears. When Iran notified the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) they were constructing a uranium conversion plant; Report that Iran never informed the IAEA it...

  • Nuclear trading.  // New Scientist;9/18/2008, Vol. 199 Issue 2673, p6 

    The article reports that the Nuclear Supplier's Group has waived the requirements on nuclear commerce that had been imposed on India ever since it tested a nuclear bomb in 1974. The Confederation of Indian Industry has estimated that lifting the sanctions will result in 18 to 20 new nuclear...

  • The Windscale Report a nuclear apologia. Patterson, Walter C. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Jun1978, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p44 

    The article reports on the Windscale Inquiry. Windscale is the largest nuclear installation in Britain and is located in the coast of Cumbria in Northwest England. It was developed for the production of plutonium for the nuclear weapons program of Britain. It is operated by the British Nuclear...

  • To Regulate or Not to Regulate: The Conundrum of Taiwan's Nuclear Power. Kuang-Jung Hsu // Asian Perspective;Oct-Dec2015, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p637 

    As more and more information indicates that nuclear power is not economical, energy diversification and greenhouse gas reduction may become the arguments used to justify nuclear energy development. But some countries may wish to gain weapon capabilities through civil programs, as Taiwan (the...

  • NUCLEAR AMBITIONS.  // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);7/11/2005 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 146 Issue 2, p28 

    Focuses on the nuclear program developed by the country of Iran and what the United States knows about it and what the U.S. fears. When Iran notified the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) they were constructing a uranium conversion plant; Report that Iran never informed the IAEA it...

  • Will the United States take the lead? Thakur, Ramesh // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Jan/Feb2000, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p6 

    Comments on the nonproliferation of nuclear powers of countries worldwide. Status of their nuclear weapons when the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty was signed in 1968; Status of nuclear disarmament in the nineteen eighties.

  • Cut off the source. Walker, William // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Mar/Apr2006, Vol. 62 Issue 2, p68 

    The article focuses on the core insight of the Acheson-Lilienthal Report, which deals with the key to nuclear technology's international control. The report which was received by former U.S. President Harry S. Truman in March 1946 still remains valid today, citing that regulating fissile...

  • Bombs and reactors: the nuclear divide. Iklé, Fred Charles // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Jan1980, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p38 

    The article discusses the intertwinding of the peaceful and military use of nuclear technology. It could be clearly detected that the projects for peaceful applications of nuclear technology provided the essential expeditor, and in many cases the necessary cover, for gaining capabilities to make...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics