Review of the petrol crisis and development of atomic energy
Following the 1973 petrol crisis, the EEC introduced car-free Sundays. Thus alternative energy sources, such as nuclear energy, were sought.
The footage shows various shots of the Joint Research Centre at Ispra and the JET centre (Joint European Torus), both researching nuclear energy, and of bilateral meetings between the EEC and petrol-producing countries. SHOTLIST
Type: Stockshots [long] Reference: I-001851 Date: 01/12/1977 Duration: 10:54Personalities: Ahmed Zaki Yamani, François-Xavier Ortoli, Gaston Thorn, Georges Pompidou, Hafez el-Assad, Hans-Dietrich Genscher, Henry Kissinger, Houari Boumediene, Jean Victor Sauvagnargues, Michel Jobert, Pierre Werner, Ralf Dahrendorf, Walter Scheel, Willy BrandtLocation:Algiers,Brussels - Bois de la Cambre,Brussels - Rond Point Schuman,Brussels - Rue de la Régence,Brussels - Town centre,Culham - Torus Hall,Ispra - EC/Joint Research Centre,Riad,Rotterdam,Syria,Washington - State Department