Mycle Schneider

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Mycle Schneider Consulting
International Energy and 
Nuclear Policy Consultancy

45, Allée des deux cèdres
91210 Draveil / Paris

Phone : +33-1-69 83 23 79
Mobile : +33-6-20 63 47 37
E-mail :
Skype : mycleschneider

Mycle Schneider works as independent international analyst on energy and nuclear policy.

Mycle Schneider is the Convening Lead Author and Publisher of the annual World Nuclear Industry Status Report. He is a Founding Board Member and Spokesperson of the International Energy Advisory Council (IEAC), USA, and the Coordinator of the Seoul International Energy Advisory Council (SIEAC) that advises the Seoul Metropolitan Government, South Korea. In 2007, he was appointed as a member of the International Panel on Fissile Materials (IPFM), based at Princeton University, USA. Between February 2010 and June 2011, he acted as Lead Consultant for the Asia Clean Energy Policy Exchange, implemented by IRG, funded by USAID, with the focus of developing a policy framework to boost energy efficiency and renewable energies in six Asian countries.

Between 2004 and 2009 he has been in charge of the Environment and Energy Strategies Lecture of the International Master of Science for Project Management for Environmental and Energy Engineering at the Ecole des Mines in Nantes, France.

From 2000 to 2010 he was an occasional advisor to the German Environment Ministry. In 2006-2007 he assessed nuclear decommissioning and waste management funding issues on behalf of the European Commission. In 2005-2006 he was appointed as nuclear security specialist to advise the UK Committee on Radioactive Waste Management (CoRWM). 1998-2003 he was an advisor to the French Environment Minister’s Office and to the Belgian Minister for Energy and Sustainable Development. He directed the energy information service WISE-Paris between 1983 and 2003.

Mycle Schneider has given evidence or held briefings at national Parliaments in 15 countries[1] and at the European Parliament. He has advised Members of the European Parliament from four different groups over the past 28 years. He has given lectures or had teaching appointments at 20 universities and engineering schools in ten countries.

Mycle Schneider has provided information and consulting services to a large variety of clients including the European Commission, the European Parliament’s General Directorate for Research, Oxford Research Group, the French National Scientific Research Council (CNRS) and the French Institute for Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety (IRSN), the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Heinrich-Böll-Foundation, Greenpeace International, International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War (IPPNW), UNESCO and Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF).

Media representatives from around the world have inquired for his information, advice or complete features including many TV and radio stations, electronic and print media.

Mycle Schneider is co-editor of International Perspectives on Energy Policy and the Role of Nuclear Power, Multi Science Publishing, UK, 2009.

In 1997 he was honoured with the Right Livelihood Award (“Alternative Nobel Prize”).

[1] Australia, Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, Japan, Jordan, Netherlands, Slovakia, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, UK, USA.

Contact: mycle[at] - Phone: +33-1-69 83 23 79