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Nuclear and Alternative Energy in Central Asia

Aliya Tskhay    University of St Andrews, UK    

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This article reviews the introduction of nuclear and renewable energy in Central Asia. It delves into the motivations and challenges in this development. Although, Central Asia has a huge potential in nuclear, due to uranium resources, and wind and solar powers, due to geography, the shift to these sources will be minimal. Central Asian states will still rely on hydrocarbons and coal at least till 2050. However, the planning and the implementation of projects on “green energy” will have geopolitical and economic impact.

Pubblicato
16 Dicembre 2019
Presentato
08 Agosto 2019
Accettato
18 Ottobre 2019
Lingua
EN
ISBN (PRINT)
978-88-6969-377-9
ISBN (EBOOK)
978-88-6969-376-2