Nuclear energy in Southeast Asia : will it enhance human security?
Nur Azha Putra
Rajesh M. Basrur
Date of Issue2010
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The debate on nuclear energy appears to place too much emphasis on the operational security aspects at the expense of millions of impoverished people in Southeast Asia. While there is wide consensus amongst experts in favour of the nuclear option in energy security, it is still unclear whether nuclear energy could make electricity available to masses.
RSIS Commentaries ; 048/10