20-plus countries pledge to triple the world’s nuclear energy by 2050

At COP28, many major players are banding together to plan a big ramp-up of nuclear power. But without China’s help, is the target realistic?

By Eric Wesoff  . 

Dignitaries and diplomats stand on a stage lined with national flags under the words TRIPLING NUCLEAR ENERGY BY 2050
(Dean Calma/International Atomic Energy Agency)