Let’s Be Honest With Ourselves About What A Return to Nuclear Energy Means.
It may not emit carbon, but it leaves a 10,000 year mess for someone. — Nothing vast enters the life of mortals without a curse — Sophocles The realities of meeting climate change goals without massive sacrifice will likely lead to nuclear power’s return (see a more detailed argument here). Following are thoughts on the challenges of building new nuclear generation at scale. Bad examples from the USA