STA Forum: "Nuclear Energy: the debate Australia has to have"

Date & time

3–4.30am 28 July 2014


Theatre, lower ground floor, National Library of Australia, Parkes Place, Canberra


Barry Brook, Environment Institute, University of Adelaide
Ken Baldwin, Energy Change Institute, Australian National University
Ian Hore-Lacy, Research Analyst, World Nuclear Association
Genevieve Jacobs, ABC 666 morning host


 Science and Technology Australia

ABC 666’s Genevieve Jacobs will talk with three of the nation’s most compelling experts on an issue we cannot continue to ignore.

The world is hungry for low cost, low emissions energy, but in Australia nuclear energy is still off the agenda. Will other low emissions technology be enough? Why do we keep avoiding the nuclear power option? How dangerous is nuclear energy? How long before our entire region is powered by nuclear energy, leaving us as the odd one out?

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