Go nuclear for a third industrial revolution, says EC

时间:2019-03-01 03:10:06166网络整理admin

We are on the brink of the “third industrial revolution”, according to José Manuel Barroso, president of the European Commission – who believes it means nations may have to embrace nuclear power. Europe’s “low-carbon age” is the revolution Barroso spoke of last week at an energy conference in Madrid, Spain. “Member states cannot avoid the question of nuclear energy,” he said, following the commission’s announcement last month of a new research initiative for nuclear energy. The European Union should contribute to research, Barroso said. However,