Energy Switch

More Nuclear Power? Part 1

Episode 8 | 26m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

Nuclear proponents say we can’t meet climate goals without expanding the fleet and pursuing new nuclear technologies, while opponents say cost and time are the main issues. Will nuclear power play a role in decarbonizing the electricity sector? Dr. Arjun Makhijani, the President of the Institute for Energy and Environmental Research, and Michael Shellenberger, a best-selling author, discuss.

Aired: 09/04/22

Rating: NR

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Energy Switch is a local public television program presented by Austin PBS.

Funding for Energy Switch was provided in part by Microsoft and The University of Texas at Austin