Aquamarine Power CEO says nuclear power, unlike renewable power, comes with unknown costs and myriad environmental and legacy issues.
In a big chunk of the country, the rise of wind power is reducing the need for baseload generation from coal and nuclear.
This desperate tactic gives one the same uneasy feeling that BP’s “junk shot” did almost four years ago. Let’s hope it’s more successful.
The U.S. has lost 3 percent of its summertime nuclear generating capacity as troublesome plants are retired.
EcoWatch, Natural Resources Defense Council and Riverkeeper talk about what it would take to replace New York State’s Indian Power nuclear plant with clean energy.
Hanford Site — the nuclear power facility in Washington made famous by The Simpsons — has gained an energy efficient, LEED Gold groundwater treatment plant.
Water is a key hidden cost of fossil-fuel power generation, and nukes, and a new report suggests that’s another argument for turning to solar and wind.