The Future of Nuclear Energy
NB: The event is on Thursday 7th September
Civil nuclear engineer, author, podcaster, and nuclear expert, Hügo Krüger, joins the FMF this week to discuss the future of nucelar energy in South Africa.
Hügo will explore the following topics:
- Why does nuclear energy have such a bad name?
- Nuclear energy versus other energy sources (e.g. fossil fuels, renewables)
- From Pressurized Water Reactors to Advanced Reactors.
- Could nuclear power help to resolve South Africa's electricity crisis?
- Overcoming regulatory and political obstacles to nuclear energy.
- Where to from here?