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. The recent disaster in Japan also highlights the potential threat of nuclear plant meltdown. Brookings experts examine the potential and challenge of nuclear energy.
REUTERS/Amit Dave - Supporters of India's ruling Congress party celebrate the approval of U.S.-Indian atomic energy deal in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad September 6, 2008.
India-U.S. Policy Memo
Re-energizing India-U.S. Civil Nuclear Cooperation
September 2014, Waheguru Pal Singh Sidhu
In this India-U.S. Policy Memo, W.P.S. Sidhu reflects on the delays in implementing the India-U.S. civil nuclear deal and writes that the upcoming summit between President Obama and Prime Minister Modi offers an opportunity to re-energize efforts to implement it in a timely fashion.
Article | The International Spectator: Italian Journal of International Affairs
Autumn 2014, Riccardo Alcaro and Aniseh Bassiri Tabrizi
June 12, 2014
June 11, 2014, Hanif Zarrabi-Kashani
May 8, 2014, Hanif Zarrabi-Kashani
April 15, 2014, Hanif Zarrabi-Kashani
April 14, 2014, Hanif Zarrabi-Kashani
April 10, 2014, Hanif Zarrabi-Kashani
April 9, 2014, Hanif Zarrabi-Kashani
March 31, 2014, Hanif Zarrabi-Kashani
March 19, 2014, Hanif Zarrabi-Kashani
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Charles K. Ebinger
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