Last updated on: 3/2/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

Jan Willem Storm van Leeuwen, MSc Biography

Title:
Senior Scientist at Ceedata Consultancy
Position:
Pro to the question "Can Alternative Energy Effectively Replace Fossil Fuels?"
Reasoning:

“The sole energy systems having no influence on the climate are based on solar energy like photovoltaics, biomass and wind. The potential of these really sustainable systems is many times the present world energy demand.”

“A Nuclear Power Primer,” www.opendemocracy.net, July 6, 2005

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Senior Scientist, Ceedata Consultants
  • Chemistry course developer, Open University at Heerlen (Netherlands)
  • Member, Dutch Association of the Club of Rome
  • International expert reviewer, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Fourth Assessment Report (AR4)
  • Former Senior Consultant, Centre for Energy Conservation and Sustainable Technology, 1981-1982
  • Former high school physics teacher
  • Former reactor assistant, Atoms at Work, Utrecht (Netherlands), 1966
Education:
  • MSc, Physical Chemistry, Technical University Eindhoven (Netherlands), 1971
  • BS, Physics, University of Utrecht (Netherlands)
Other:
  • None found