Daniel E. Slotnik of The New York Times writes about the environmental impact of the closure of Indian Point, a nuclear plant near New York City.
- In addition to being safe and reliable, nuclear energy is our largest source of carbon-free power in the United States.
- As we have seen in the case of Germany, the closure of nuclear power plants results in increased emissions.
- The attack on nuclear energy is anti-scientific. If we want to lower domestic and global emissions we should embrace and innovate nuclear power, not reject it.
Read the full article here.