The Necessary Good that is Nuclear Power

Davis, Dorothy
October 2011
POWERGRID International;Oct2011, Vol. 16 Issue 10, p7
The article explores the benefits of nuclear power. The nuclear power plants require less fuel than generating power through the use of fossil fuels. It also provides utility scale electric generation in a clean, reliable and economic manner. Its economic benefits include providing low-cost high volumes of electricity, clean energy jobs and a boost to suppliers of commodities. The article mentions some major accidents related to nuclear power including the Fukushima Daiichi plant in Japan.


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