Nuclear Power

Exploding With Potential!

How Nuclear Power Works

Check out this animation for how nuclear energy works.


Advantages

* Lower emissions that don't produce green house gasses
* Relatively safe compared to fossil fuels
* Unlike renewable energy, doesn't depend on weather
* Plants can be situated almost anywhere

Disadvantages

* Difficult to dispose of nuclear waste
* Vulnerable to natural disasters
* An accident could cause serious damage to health of humans and environment
* Plants are more expensive to build and maintain than other energy sources