Philosophy and Ethics of Energy / Nuclear Power

3 November 2015, 12:00 - 14:00

Seminar Room SG1, Alison Richard Building

Speaker: Prof Sabine Roeser, TU Delft 
Respondents: Prof Tim Lewens, History and Philosophy of Science, CRASSH, University of Cambridge 
Cyril Pinel, Nuclear Advisor, Embassy of France

Prof Roeser introduced the concept of popular emotion as a potential ethical compass for energy policies. Prof Lewens compared frameworks for bioethics while Cyril Pinel explained the origins of France’s nuclear build out in the 1970s and French policy trends today. 

Open to all.  No registration required
Part of the In Search of 'Good' Energy Policy Research Group Seminar Series

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