Energy Q&A

What are industry leaders thinking about the future of power in Texas? Power Across Texas asks questions of energy experts about key industry issues and captures them on video. Watch scholars and industry leaders address timely topics affecting Texas’ energy future on the Power Across Texas YouTube Page to view all of the videos.


September 5, 2013 – Austin, Texas


Looking Ahead: Is the Public Ready?

What’s the future of nuclear power in the United States and around the world? That’s the main question raised in a fascinating article published this summer in Time magazine.  Aptly titled, New Nukes,” the article explores the smaller, newer and safer advanced reactors that may hold the key to cheap pollution-free energy.   According to the Time article, “….for all its high-profile problems, nuclear has proven less deadly than almost every other form of electricity on a megawatt-by-megawatt basis.”

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