The big picture
Energy and climate are global issues.
The northern hemisphere and the Arctic were warming until 1998 as Antarctica experienced cooling.
Since then the pattern has reversed.
Thorium in Norway
Norway has vast and easily recoverable thorium deposits.
The Norwegian Government is expected to sponsor pilot
thorium reactor technologies in 2010.
White paper links
MSR tutorial - Charles Forsberg
MSR benign properties - Kazuo Furukawa
Industry's evaluation of thorium in existing uranium water reactors - AREVA
Industry's evaluation of the waste issue - AREVA
Health risks from depleted uranium
Critic of accelerator systems - Harvard University
Critic of accelerator fuel cycle - Sellafield