Advanced Nuclear Power Systems to Mitigate Climate Change

  title={Advanced Nuclear Power Systems to Mitigate Climate Change},
  author={Tom Blees and Yoon Chang and Robert J. Serafin and Jerry A. Peterson and Joseph M. Shuster and Ch. B. Archambeau and Randolph Ware and Tom M. L. Wigley and Barry W. Brook},
Fossil fuels currently supply about 80% of humankind's primary energy. Given the imperatives of climate change, pollution, energy security and dwindling supplies, and enormous technical, logistical and economic challenges of scaling up coal or gas power plants with carbon capture and storage to sequester all that carbon, we are faced with the necessity of a nearly complete transformation of the world's energy systems. Objective analyses of the inherent constraints on wind, solar, and other less… CONTINUE READING


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