This article discusses the future of nuclear energy in Latin America in the context of increasing nuclear power production throughout the world. It begins by outlining the history of nuclear power in the region, and then goes on to compare nuclear power to other forms of energy. The article states the various approaches to nuclear energy being taken by different countries in the region, and states the challenges and opportunities that are arising.
Copyright © 2011 by the Latin American and Caribbean Center, Florida International University, used with permission from the publishers
Latin American and Caribbean Center, Florida International University
Iglesias, Jorge Zanelli. "Latin America's Nuclear Future." (2011). http://digitalrepository.unm.edu/la_energy_dialog/173