Publications: Commentary

The Role of Civil Society in the Next Generation of Nuclear Power

The potential of next generation nuclear power was boosted last week with the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DoE) selection of two advanced reactors for demonstration no later than 2027.  But the project’s aggressive timeline, novel technologies, and private-public sector collaboration present major challenges, and timely success is not assured. Despite its significant resources and current…
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Converging Strategy on China

In an analytical and ideological convergence, atypical for official Washington these days, the Republican-led House of Representatives China Task Force (CTF) and the Democratic Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee have simultaneously, but separately, concluded that China is the leading national security and economic danger to the United States. Both determined that the country is…
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Commentary Index

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The Perilous Convergence of Climate, China, and Continued Complacency

The nexus of climate change, nuclear energy, and the global security challenge from China are rapidly converging issues that require a new policy playbook. Rather than confronting this reality, the world seems to be in a COVID-induced coma, relying on traditional issue stovepipes to develop responses that are blithely blind to the important intersection of…
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