“If nuclear is excluded from sustainable finance, it will result in both new build and life extensions for existing fleet being more difficult to finance, making our climate challenge harder, more expensive, and more likely to fail.”
If you haven’t heard the news – last week we had a win for science-based climate policy-making.
Clip from an interview with upcoming Energy Institute podcast
If the EU Sustainable Finance Taxonomy excludes nuclear, it may result in both new build and life extensions for existing fleet being much more difficult to finance.
The Clean Energy Ministerial Flexible Nuclear Campaign aims to include flexible advanced nuclear in large-scale modelling of future energy systems.
Open Letter: “We believe that the urgency of the climate crisis is reason enough to abandon the nuclear phase-out in Belgium and Germany.”
The UK’s Nuclear Innovation & Research Advisory Board (Nirab) has recommended that the UK Government should consider investing up to GBP1 billion between 2021 and 2025 to boost nuclear energy innovation.