Bloomberg has an article pointing out that California residents are facing rolling blackouts and there will be no way to stop it. What is not being reported is this will be the result of Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant that is being closed. In theory, renewable energy is expected to pick up the slack. However,… Read More Rolling Blackouts in California Thanks to Nuclear Plant Closing
James Conca, Forbes I just knew it! I was hoping I’d be wrong, that HBO would have the courage and integrity to do their homework and consult even one actual nuclear scientist or radiobiologist. Or even just read the United Nations Chernobyl Forum Report, the best source of information on the disaster for non-nuclear people.… Read More How HBO Got It Wrong On Chernobyl
In this 1985 presentation, nuclear scientist Galen Winsor explains the real science behind radiation disposal and nuclear energy safety, and exposes the fraudulent government regulations that keep energy prices artificially high at the expense of the consumer.
Michael Shellenberger tells Reason he believes The Green New Deal’s focus on wind and solar is a waste of time and money.
The tragic results of the Fukushima nuclear plant disaster, and the subsequent ones prior were very unfortunate. However, even some on the pro-science Left are realizing nuclear power is the best option to provide for mankind’s energy needs. This 2017 PBS-NOVA special The Nuclear Option shows that the Left is coming to accept that fact.… Read More The Nuclear Option
A very good video report by The New York Times on nuclear power. It points to the Three Mile Island incident that occurred during 1979, and also shows how the entire incident lead to unwarranted hysteria about nuclear energy. It was human ingenuity and technology that helped prevent Three Mile Island from becoming a disaster… Read More Nuclear Power’s Promise and Peril
Earlier this year, Florida Power and Light that owns and operates the Turkey Point nuclear power plant in Homestead filed a motion with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to renew the power plant’s operating license for another 20 years, which would allow the facility to continue operating until 2053. According to the Miami New Times, greens… Read More FL. Environmentalists Fight Turkey Point Nuclear Power Plant Operation Request
A Russian sea-bound nuclear power plant that was launched from St. Petersburg has panicked environmentalists. The UK Telegraph reveals that the Akademik Lomonosov is part of a campaign to provide energy for remote sea-side Russian settlements such as the country’s Pacific peninsular Kamachatka. Despite Russia’s long, safe use of nuclear powered sea vessels, (not surprisingly)… Read More Environmentalists Panicked Over Sea Faring Russian Nuclear Reactor
Aside from Vermont’s nuclear plant shutting down, the San Onofre nuclear plant near Los Angeles, California shut down last year resulting from environmentalist opposition. The plant had experienced problems with its steam generators and piping when they went through upgrades. The issues were easily fixable but Southern California Edison opted to close it since doing… Read More Environmentalists are why San Onofre nuclear plant closed