Role for uranium

时间:2019-03-04 03:19:01166网络整理admin

THE AUSTRALIAN Prime Minister, Bob Hawke, indicated last week that his country’s restrictive policy on the mining and export of uranium could be reassessed in the light of mounting concern over global warming, in which fossil fuels play a fundamental part. He raised the issue when he announced the government’s decision to spend A$7.8 million over the next 15 months as the first stage in a major research programme into the greenhouse effect. A National Greenhouse Advisory Committee is to be set up. Of the funds, $5.54 million will go to the CSIRO, the Australian government’s research organisation,