Mark Whittington writes in The Washington Examiner that California needs to embrace nuclear power.
- A recent heatwave and a government-mandated “renewables only” energy strategy has strained California’s grid.
- One way in which California can solve its grid problems while reducing emissions is by embracing nuclear power.
- The state has recently extended the life of Diablo Canyon, its only nuclear plant.
- By embracing nuclear energy and pivoting to an “all of the above” energy strategy that let’s the market pick winners and losers, California can shore up its energy reliability and reach its climate goals.
Read the full article here.