This live map reveals the carbon intensiveness of electricity use by country.
The role of nuclear power in sustainable energy systems is a topic of increasing centrality in European and national energy policies.
For the second summer in a row, some nuclear power plants in Europe have been forced to temporarily shut down or reduce power output due to extreme heat waves. Some have suggested that this curtailment demonstrates that nuclear energy is ill-adapted to a warming climate.
‘What conditions and set of policies are needed to make new nuclear happen in Europe?’