Published on Dec 11, 2014
Catalyst: Next Generation Nuclear – ” You can take out a coal-fired power station, you can put in a nuclear power station and you have something that has replaced coal. ”
Ever since Nuclear power was first realised, it has been a contentious issue. The bombs of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and the disasters of Chernobyl and Three Mile Island were pitched against the environment damaging and fast receding fossil fuels. But are new advances in Nuclear Power putting these long term fears to bed? The ABC Australia Catalyst team goes to find out.
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