The barriers to nuclear generation must be removed, according to a leading figure in the industry. Agneta Rising, director general of World Nuclear Association, was speaking on the opening day of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Ministerial Conference “Nuclear Power in the 21st Century”, being held in Abu Dhabi. Ms Rising said the international community needs to have “much greater ambition” to combat climate change effectively and deliver the electricity required for the world’s development needs and ambitions. She added: “If we are going to be serious about climate change we need to be serious about our energy choices, including nuclear energy.
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