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FORATOM welcomes Parliament’s COP 25 resolution

Brussels, 28 November 2019: FORATOM welcomes the decision by the European Parliament to adopt a COP 25 resolution which supports all technologies needed in the fight against climate change.  “We are delighted to see the European Parliament recognise the role which...

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Study quantifies job creation in the nuclear sector

A study on the employment generated by the nuclear energy industry has been published by the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA) and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). Some 200,000 job-years of employment are created by each gigawatt of nuclear capacity...

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RT @FORATOM_nuclear: 👩‍🏫#DoYouKnow that more than 1 million patient treatments are performed each year using medical radioisotopes? Check…
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FORATOM Opinions

FORATOM welcomes Parliament’s COP 25 resolution

Brussels, 28 November 2019: FORATOM welcomes the decision by the European Parliament to adopt a COP 25 resolution which supports all technologies needed in the fight against climate change.  “We are delighted to see the European Parliament recognise the role which...

read more

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Study quantifies job creation in the nuclear sector

A study on the employment generated by the nuclear energy industry has been published by the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA) and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). Some 200,000 job-years of employment are created by each gigawatt of nuclear capacity...

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Twitter

RT @FORATOM_nuclear: 👩‍🏫#DoYouKnow that more than 1 million patient treatments are performed each year using medical radioisotopes? Check…
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What does nuclear contribute to Europe's economy?

Nuclear reactors in operation in the EU

€ Billion/year

Million Jobs

%

Electricity production

What people say

Bill Gates

“Nuclear is ideal for dealing with climate change, because it is the only carbon-free, scalable energy source that’s available 24 hours a day”

Bill Gates, Founder, TerraPower (source: nucnet.org, 2 January 2019)

Angela Merkel

“At climate conferences Emmanuel Macron always has a little advantage over me because he has so many nuclear plants emitting so little CO2”

Angela Merkel, German Chancellor (source: la-croix.com, 22 January 2019)

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