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The News That Matters about the Nuclear Industry Fukushima Chernobyl Mayak Three Mile Island Atomic Testing Radiation Isotope

Climate emergency plans must have a ‘no new nuclear’ clause

The nuclear and fossil fuel industry are mutually intertwined.

“There is no such thing as a zero or near-zero-emission nuclear power plant”

the mean value is about 66 grams of carbon dioxide for every kWh produced by nuclear power. This compares to about 9g for wind, 32g for solar and 443 for gas.

“This puts nuclear as the third highest carbon emitter after coal-fired plants and natural gas….

 

February 10, 2020 - Posted by | climate change, UK

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