The Position Paper prepared by the Energy Group of EPS focuses on electricity production by non-fossil sources. It discusses the leading role of Europe in the broader context of the world energy problem and provides various policy recommendations.
Energy and the environment are intimately linked. Concern about the environmental impact of energy production has taken many forms. This study looks at how physics is used to understand the impact of energy production on the climate.
The use of nuclear power for electricity generation is the subject of worldwide debate. This position paper aims at a balanced presentation of the pros and cons of nuclear power and at informing both decision makers and the general public by communicating verifiable facts.