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"The Socio-technical Challenges of Nuclear Power Production and Waste Management in the Post-Fukushima Era: Editors' Overview"

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"The Socio-technical Challenges of Nuclear Power Production and Waste Management in the Post-Fukushima Era: Editors' Overview"

Journal Article, Journal of Risk Research, volume 18, issue 3, pages 267-272

2015

Authors: Behnam Taebi, Associate, Project on Managing the Atom, Ibo van de Poel

Belfer Center Programs or Projects: International Security; Managing the Atom; Science, Technology, and Public Policy

 

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This editors' overview is from: 

Taebi, Behnam and Ibo van de Poel, eds. "The Socio-technical Challenges of Nuclear Power Production and Waste Management in the Post-Fukushima Era." A special issue of Journal of Risk Research 18, no. 3 (2015): 267–405.

Available here (log in may be required): http://www.tandfonline.com/toc/rjrr20/18/3#.VS6_O5OGPcw

 

"A mere three-and-a-half years after the catastrophic nuclear events at Fukushima Daiichi in Japan, it is still too early to draw conclusions about how Fukushima has affected global nuclear energy policy. The first signs of future policy do, however, seem to indicate that there will be no major changes in nuclear power forecasts in the immediate future. Indeed, in realtion to policy impacts, Germany is often cited as a case in point...."

Continue reading (log in may be required): http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/13669877.2015.1009699#abstract

 

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For Academic Citation:

Taebi, Behnam and Ibo van de Poel. "The Socio-technical Challenges of Nuclear Power Production and Waste Management in the Post-Fukushima Era: Editors' Overview." Journal of Risk Research 18, no. 3 (2015): 267-272.

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