March 12, 2012 in YOPOD Experts
After the nuclear accident in Fukushima one year ago, nuclear power has become a subject for debate and protests in China. For example, opposition to the Pengze plant in Anhui province has even led to this province issuing a formal appeal to Beijing to halt construction on the plant. What do you think will be the final impact of the nuclear accident in China and Europe? As nuclear power is seen as a method to reduce carbon emissions, do you think this power source is a viable option to curb climate change?
For more information:
China faces civic protests over new nuclear power plants (The Times of India. The Economic Times)
China Nuclear Plants Protested on Fukushima Meltdown Anniversary (NTD)
China nuclear protest builds steam (Financial Times)