Nuclear Power Safe & In Your Back Yard?

Discussion in 'Energy' started by KissMy, Jun 17, 2011.

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    NPR & Democrats are now advocating placing Nuclear Power Plants inside neighborhoods.

    Mini nuclear plants in your garden
     
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    something has got to break with so many of our nuke plants operating beyond their decommish dates....
     
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    Interesting, but you still have the nuclear waste problem. We need to speed up research into fusion power, IMO. Little radiation, no GHGs, nearly limitless fuel. What's not to love, except the projected 40-50 year timeline until we see a working system? I think we should have a national push, like the Space Race, to shorten that timeline.
     
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    Can't wait til those guys go public.. I'll bet on that.
     

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