Energy Made Easy, Energy in Real Time
What are primary and secondary energy, and energy carriers all about?
A low-carbon energy with very heavy infrastructures.
Valérie Faudon et Jean-Guy Devezeaux de Lavergne give their points of views
A turbo generator is a turbine connected to a generator, which together transform the mechanical energy of a moving fluid, such as liquid water, steam, natural gas or air,…
One option being considered for the future of nuclear energy is the use of smaller nuclear reactors. Manufactured in factories and assembled on site, they would be 10 to 20…
The Energy Road Trip
Radioactive waste forms the basis of artificial radioactivity. Unlike diffuse natural radioactivity, the radioactivity from nuclear waste is concentrated in areas such as…
After each nuclear accident, nuclear power's future is called into question and new projects are generally put on hold for a more or less lengthy period. Five years after…
From uranium ore to final waste, the nuclear fuel cycle is punctuated by a number of long technical operations.
The 30 km exclusion zone designated after the Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster of April 26, 1986 has kept humans away, but not animals. Wild horses, as well as bears,…
Jacques Percebois and Dominique Minière give their opinion
Nuclear power plants harness the energy from nuclear fission to generate electricity.