Energy and Environment

Nuclear Energy

  • Energy and Environment
    Renewing America Series: A Nuclear Energy Comeback?
    Panelists discuss the future of nuclear energy in the United States and Europe, including arguments for and against the increased use of nuclear power and its broader implications for combatting climate change. With its Renewing America initiative, CFR is evaluating nine critical domestic issues that shape the ability of the United States to navigate a demanding, competitive, and dangerous world. This project is made possible in part by the generous support of the Bernard and Irene Schwartz Foundation.
  • United States
    Going Green Pits Renewables Against Farmland. Nuclear Energy Can Help
    Nuclear energy can help the United States decarbonize its economic growth while protecting its farmland and food security.
  • Ukraine
    Paul C. Warnke Lecture on International Security With Rafael Mariano Grossi
    International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi discusses IAEA efforts to address the nuclear safety and security situation in Ukraine, and the main proliferation challenges worldwide, including concerns surrounding Iran’s nuclear program. The Paul C. Warnke Lecture on International Security was established in 2002 and is endowed by a number of Council members and the family and friends of Paul C. Warnke. The lecture commemorates his legacy of courageous service to the nation and international peace.