Energiepolitik und Klimaschutz. Energy Policy and Climate Protection

Challenges of Nuclear Waste Governance

An International Comparison Volume II

Editors: Brunnengräber, A., Di Nucci, M.R., Losada, A.M.I., Mez, L., Schreurs, M. (Eds.)

    • Nuclear Waste Governance in China, Russia, South Korea, Japan, Hungary, Lithuania, Slovakia, Crotia, Ukraine, Canada, South Africa, Argentina, and Brazil
    • Regulations, Technology Choices, Safety Criteria, Costs and Financing
    • Compensation Schemes, Institutional Structures, Approaches to Public Participation
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This is volume two of a comparative analysis of nuclear waste governance and public participation in decision-making regarding the storage and siting of high-level radioactive waste and spent fuel in different countries. The contributors examine both the historical and current approaches countries have taken to address the wicked challenge of nuclear waste governance. The analyses discuss the regulations, technology choices, safety criteria, costs and financing issues, compensation schemes, institutional structures, and approaches to public participation found in each country. 

About the authors

Achim Brunnengräber, Maria Rosaria Di Nucci, Ana María Isidoro Losada, Lutz Mez, Environmental Policy Research Centre, Freie Universität Berlin, and Miranda A. Schreurs, Bavarian School of Public Policy, Technical University of Munich, were members of the project “Multi Level Governance-Perspective on Nuclear Waste Disposal” within the research platform ENTRIA (2013-2017).

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  • The Technical, Political and Socio-Economic Challenges of Governing Nuclear Waste

    Di Nucci, Maria Rosaria (et al.)

    Pages 3-22

  • A Long Way Off

    Sternfeld, Eva

    Pages 25-50

  • A Profitable Business Strategy?

    Jaitner, Felix

    Pages 51-72

  • Transitioning Away from Opaque Governance

    Leem, Sung-Jin (et al.)

    Pages 73-93

  • False Premise, False Promise

    Okamura, Lila

    Pages 95-120

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Challenges of Nuclear Waste Governance
Book Subtitle
An International Comparison Volume II
Editors
  • Achim Brunnengräber
  • Maria Rosaria Di Nucci
  • Ana Maria Isidoro Losada
  • Lutz Mez
  • Miranda Schreurs
Series Title
Energiepolitik und Klimaschutz. Energy Policy and Climate Protection
Copyright
2018
Publisher
VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften
Copyright Holder
Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden GmbH, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-658-21441-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-658-21441-8
Softcover ISBN
978-3-658-21440-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 333
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