Energy and Environment
Nuclear power provides about 20% of America's energy needs, and much more in countries from Europe to Asia. Proponents cite its advantages over fossil fuels, and yet critics note dangers including uncertain long-term environmental impacts of nuclear waste. Brookings experts examine the potential and challenge of nuclear energy.
Why is North Korea pursuing hydrogen power?
January 7, 2016, Katharine H.S. Moon
North Korea allegedly tested a hydrogen bomb on January 6. How large an ambition does the North Korean regime really have? When and how do aspiring nuclear powers decide that they have “enough”? And enough for what purpose?
U.S. Foreign Policy
September 9, 2015
August 12, 2015, Robert Einhorn
July 16, 2015
June 19, 2015, Thomas Young
June 17, 2015
June 3, 2015, Martin S. Indyk
May 19, 2015
April 8, 2015, Richard V. Reeves
April 7, 2015, Jeremy Shapiro
Opinion | Affari Internazionali
April 3, 2015, Riccardo Alcaro
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Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Charles K. Ebinger
Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, Energy Security and Climate Initiative
Nonresident Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, Center for East Asia Policy Studies
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