Nuclear Power Industry in the Context of the European Union Energy Policy
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Keywords

EU, energy policy, energy security, nuclear power industry, Energy Union, diversification of supplies, decarbonisation, low carbon sources of energy

How to Cite

Kaltyhina, S., Shanchuk, A., Yesypenko, Y., & Pecherytsia, O. (2018). Nuclear Power Industry in the Context of the European Union Energy Policy. Nuclear and Radiation Safety, (1(77), 3-10. https://doi.org/10.32918/nrs.2018.1(77).01

Abstract

The paper presents an overview of changes and trends in the energy policy of the European Union during the recent years, and shows the impact of the energy security issues on the development of nuclear power industry in Europe. Further development of the nuclear power industry as a low carbon source of energy is considered in the context of a comprehensive approach to the struggle against the climate change. In addition, a short overview of the new energy strategy of Ukraine until 2035 is presented, which defines a complex of large-scale reforms in the energy sector in consideration of the European approaches and the EU energy strategy.

https://doi.org/10.32918/nrs.2018.1(77).01
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