Memo to the Next President: Creating a Nuclear-Fuel Bank
Publication Date: December 2008
Publisher(s): Progressive Policy Institute (U.S.)
Author(s): Evan Bayh
Special Collection: Presidential Advisory
Keywords: Nuclear policy; Presidential transition; Nuclear energy
Coverage: United States
How do we respond to valid and growing demands for civilian nuclear energy worldwide without permitting more countries to acquire nuclear weapons? The answer is to set up an international nuclear-fuel bank that would supply fuel to any country that agrees not to develop its own enriching and reprocessing facilities.