I Am For Nuclear Power

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    I Believe In Nuclear Power

    I grew up in a nuclear city. All of my life- the plant went online before I was born- we have had a clean, reliable nuclear power plant just a piece up the river. We also have two coal-fired plants and a hydroelectric dam. The nuclear plant has never polluted the river, the...
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    4 Responses Jul 12, 2009

    Greenies Take Note: If You Want Electric Cars, You Need Electricity First

    As of March 2011, China is building 27 new nuclear power plants (and plans 50). Russia is building 10, India and South Korea five each, Japan and Canada two. In the US, there is exactly one new reactor complex being built. France gets 80% of its power from fission. Most major...
    kayaker712 kayaker712
    61-65, M
    2 Responses Mar 5, 2011


    Personally been reading the stories from both sides of this debate of nuclear power, but being raised in Idaho with the first atomic reactor in the nation you get to know a few of the items. The Idaho National Engineering Environmental Labs (INEEL) has been having the waste of...
    mtvlm mtvlm
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Mar 16, 2009

    D + T → He + n

    Imagine a world in which there are no energy crises, no fossil fuel power stations to churn out carbon dioxide to contribute to global warming, no radioactive waste or pollution problems, no wind turbines in your back yard or scarring the skyline, no tidal barrages to upset the...
    Ampan Ampan
    61-65, M
    Dec 1, 2012

    They Are Much Improved

    I really enjoyed reading this thread. For the record I am in favour of nuclear power plants. I do believe that the new generation models are much safer and efficent and will continue to get better as more time passes.
    0hBrandie 0hBrandie
    41-45, M
    5 Responses Jan 29, 2009
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