Pros and cons of nuclear energy (1/2)
In progress from 01-03-2009 to 01-12-2009
Project manager: Miroslaw Sobolewski
Energy technology, Environment
In January 2009 Polish government approved the construction of the first nuclear power plants in the country. The first facility would start in 2020. This decision had not been preceded by public debate even though nuclear energy issues are highly controversial both among the experts and general public. Nuclear energy raises many concerns, primarily about its environmental impact, but also about economics and legal aspects related to geographical locations and construction process of the first Polish installations.
This report present the arguments in favour of developing nuclear power industry in Poland.