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Nuclear power is too expensive and 37 reactors likely to shut down because of that

  Preface. Since this article was published in 2013, 14 of the 37 at risk plants Cooper listed have been or are scheduled to close: (closing date): Clinton, Davis-Besse (5/31/2020), Diablo Canyon 1 (11/2/2024) & Diablo Canyon 2 (8/26/2025), Duane … Continue reading

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Nasty, toxic life-threatening nuclear waste will be left for future generations

[ Below is an excerpt from the 7 March 2012 NewScientist editorial Fukushima’s dirty inheritance. Since human population growth was enabled to grow from 1 to 7.5 billion because of fossil fuel production (highly correlated, their exponential growth curves match), … Continue reading

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