Robert Rapier writes in Forbes on nuclear power’s bright future.
- Support for nuclear power worldwide is increasing.
- France has announced the construction of new nuclear plants, while the United States is increasingly investing in small modular reactors (SMRs).
- In the UK nuclear fission produced a record 11 megawatts for the first time ever.
- Nuclear energy will need to play a key role today and in the future as energy demand increases and countries look to reduce emissions.
“But, with the current slate of nuclear plants under construction, there is at least some hope that nuclear is regaining acceptance, and can make a growing contribution toward arresting the growth of global carbon emissions.”
Read the full article here.