U-M experts seek to meet the global demand for energy, rehabilitate nuclear power’s public image.
After a 30-year hiatus in new construction, a handful of U.S. utility companies are moving forward with plans to join a “nuclear renaissance” that seems to be affecting countries around the globe. Some 40 countries — mainly in the Middle East and Asia — have committed to enhancing or creating nuclear portfolios.
Christoph Nolte is an institutional economist and conservationist who can see the forest for the trees.
Academics see role, responsibility in raising quality of public discourse.
In this personal essay, MT writer Madeline Strong Diehl chronicles her “accidental conversion” to nuclear power through an encounter with U-M’s Nuclear Engineering and Radiation Science students.
Unique collaboration provokes dialogue about alternative energy in Michigan.