Nuclear Energy Pros and Cons
By; Krista and Macey
Our Five Pros
Lower carbon dioxide was released into the atmosphere for power generation.
They are known for developing technology for some markets.
They have low operating costs.
The amount of nuclear waste can be reduced through waste recycling and reprocessing, Japan and Europe have already started to do this.
They produce a large amount of energy, that can power a whole city.
Our five Cons
They have long construction times.
They have many unknown risks.
The waste lasts 200-500 thousand years.
The uranium is controlled by tribes who don;t support it being mined.