How did the French get energy independence? Through a personal story retold at Climate One at the Commonwealth Club on April 8th, Jacques Besnainou, CEO of AREVA, pointed out that after exhausting other energy sources, the French turned to the Americans and developed a nuclear program based on the American program.
Jacques Besnainou is CEO of AREVA Inc.
Jeff Byron is the former Commissioner of California Energy Commission.
Lucas Davis is a professor at Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley.