View from the top: Energy for all – a new generation of nuclear power for a growing population

21 January 2015

The View from the top series of lectures feature leading engineers and industrialists giving personal perspectives on key UK engineering issues.

Ten years into his tenure as Chief Executive of URENCO, one of the world's biggest suppliers of enriched uranium to the civil nuclear power industry, Helmut Engelbrecht has a unique perspective on all areas of the nuclear business. He strongly believes that every person on our planet should be entitled to the basic essentials of life - a basic requirement of which is affordable energy. Energy is the key to progress for developing nations and underpins everything that characterises modern life in the developed world.

Helmut Engelbrecht’s View from the top illuminates what nuclear power can offer in creating secure, safe and affordable low carbon energy for the world. 

Keywords: Helmut Engelbrecht, URENCO, Nuclear power, U Battery, energy trilemma

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