Economic and Social Considerations for the Future of Nuclear Energy in Society

New ECOSENS deliverables available

Nov 24, 2023 | news

Three new ECOSENS deliverables  representing the complete package of documents necessary for the assessment of the sustainability of nuclear energy to be carried out in the project are now available on the project webpage.
They are reporting on:

  • the methodology proposed by WP2 participants for the assessment of the nuclear energy sustainability and discussed during 1st  ECOSENS Workshop (1)
  • the set of indicators to be used jn the effective application of this methodology (D2.2)
  • scenarios proposed for nuclear power development in the European Union at the horizon of 2050 developed based on the ECOSENS investigation of energy demand, existing policies for decarbonization, and impact of societal and technological changes on the future energy market (D2.3)

An ECOSENS Stakeholder Webinar Report is available

The ECOSENS project  continued stakeholder discussions this summer with consideration of the major drivers of energy demand. A webinar (as well as a short discussion at the ECOSENS Scientific Event) critically examined project assumptions on the state of energy demand...

First ECOSENS public event

The first ECOSENS Scientific Event entitled “Powering the Future Responsibly: Assessing the Sustainability of Nuclear Energy” was held on August 29 2023 in Dessel, Belgium back to back with RICOMET conference. It focused on the ECOSENS sustainability assessment...