Why and How we should abandon nuclear power - by Bernard Laponche and Benjamin Dessus[Reading report] by Ingrid Colonna

2012-07-26

The author graduated from ESCP-Europe in 2012 and was part of the "Alternative Management" third year program in HEC in 2011-2012. She has developed an interest in sustainable development issues and in corporate social responsibility

Should we abandon nuclear power ? Bernard Laponche and Benjamin Dessus, two experts of the sector, give a very clear and constructive answer to this question, far from the usual platitudes on the topic.

Quote article  Ingrid Colonna, « Why and How we should abandon nuclear power - by Bernard Laponche and Benjamin Dessus », 26 july 2012, Alternative Management Observatory (AMO), [Reading report]
http://appli6.hec.fr/amo/Articles/Entry/Item/262.sls

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