|Engineering -- an endless frontier|
|Of all branches of engineering, nuclear is most
mired in politics. It had a
hard time during the past decades.
Yet, the 2001 US National Energy Policy recommended “the
expansion of nuclear energy in the United States as a major component of
our national energy policy.” (www.whitehouse.gov/energy/)
Is its darkest day over?
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