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Anonymous asked in Politics & GovernmentGovernment · 1 month ago

Why don't more people use nuclear energy I hear it's better for the enviroment?

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  • RICK
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    Everyone wants nuclear power but no one wants it in their town 

  • Foofa
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    There's a knee-jerk reaction to nuclear power based on the handful of tragic accidents that have occurred. But most experts agree that newer, safer forms of nuclear will have to be part of the equation if the world is ever to wean itself off of fossil fuels. 

  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    WILL THE RIGHT ALLOW THE LEFT TO DESTROY THIS COUNTRY OR WILL WE HAVE A CIVIL WAR

  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    It wasn't better for the environment in Chernobyl. 

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  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    Building a nuclear power plant can take up to 10 years.

    And everyone has an issue with a 'not in my backyard' attitude.

  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    governments have already banned that

  • 1 month ago

    Irrational fear and high startup costs.

  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    My garage isn't large enough for a nuclear power plant.

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