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Award winning science writer on energy, environment. Co-Founder @Ekomodernistit, CEO at @think_atom. See my new book at https://t.co/oOa9JzqFbv
May 10, 2018 7 tweets 4 min read
Thread of the day: Techno-economically, #Nuclear could pretty much stop #climatechange. We need to stop lamenting how hard it is to build because it's politically unpopular (circular argument) and instead start making it more popular. Inherently it's an awesome tech. Here's why: 1/6 First, it is and has been the safest energy source in modern history, by far. This includes accidents, whole life/fuel-cycle and waste storage. The image of #nuclear being dangerous is a dangerous misconception. The most dangerous NPP is one that doesn’t get built!