Re: The solution is still nuclear.
George 'road to Damascas' Monbiot likes Integral Fast Reactors. Solves the waste problem, but not the proliferation thing. I also believe you can 'burn' Thorium in them.
Further reading that claims breeder reactors count as 'renewable':-
- Stick a 4K in them: Super high-res TVs are DONE
- Review You didn't get the MeMO? Asus Pad 7 Android tab is ... not bad
- BEST BATTERY EVER: All lithium, all the time, plus a dash of carbon nano-stuff
- If it weren't for that GIANT ASTEROID. Sigh. 'Colossal bad luck', old DINOSAUR chap
- Bring back error correction, say Danish 'net boffins