The Politics of Nuclear Energy in China by X. Yi-chongThe Politics of Nuclear Energy in China by X. Yi-chong

The Politics of Nuclear Energy in China

byX. Yi-chong

Hardcover | October 14, 2010

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Explores the history and challenges of nuclear energy development in China, across five main areas: politics, economics, environment, technology transfer and the nuclear fuel cycle. It emphasizes the political challenges in developing a set of long-term national strategies to ensure speedy, safe and secure nuclear energy development.
XU YI-CHONG is Research Professor in the Centre for Governance and Public Policy, Griffith University, Australia. Xu has previously written on energy security and international organizations and her work includesPowering China(2002),Electricity Reform in China,India and Russia(2004),The Governance of World Trade(2004) andInside the Wor...
Title:The Politics of Nuclear Energy in ChinaFormat:HardcoverDimensions:235 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.63 inPublished:October 14, 2010Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230228909

ISBN - 13:9780230228900


Table of Contents

Introduction From Bomb to Power Expanding the Nuclear Energy Program Who Decides? The Politics of Nuclear Energy Who Pays? The Economics of Nuclear Energy Technology Adoption or Technology Innovation Fuelling the Future: the Nuclear Fuel Cycle Who Cares? The Public and the Environment Is Nuclear the Future?