The invasion of Ukraine could be a turning point for nuclear power and carbon budgets
Watching the prices of natural gas in Europe, and gasoline in the US, soar as the Ukraine conflict strangles supplies, you might think that energy self-sufficiency is the ultimate goal for any country. But trying to go it alone comes with its own risks.
How realistic is it to bury excess carbon in agricultural soil?
Or does “dematerialization” simply swap stubborn technological problems for even more intractable social ones?