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.
Carlos Barria / Reuters - U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and U.S. Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman (L-3rd L) meet with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (2nd R) in Vienna, Austria on June 28, 2015.
BROOKINGS LIVE: Geopolitical and U.S. political implications of the Iran nuclear deal
July 16, 2015
On July 16, in a Brookings Live online event via Spreecast, three Brookings experts will discuss the terms of the Iran nuclear agreement, its ramifications for the region and beyond, and how it plays out in the U.S. political arena.
U.S. Foreign Policy
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
April 1, 2015
March 13, 2015, Hanif Zarrabi-Kashani
March 6, 2015, Hanif Zarrabi-Kashani
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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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