Yes to Nuclear Energy
Nuclear Energy social impact
Nuclear Energy Economic Impacts
- Operation of a nuclear plant generates 400 to 700 permanent jobs. These jobs pay 36 percent more than average salaries in the local area.
- Construction of a new nuclear power plant creates up to 3,500 jobs at peak construction.
Facts about nuclear energy
-The real problem for now is rising prices for gas and other fossil fuels.
-Nuclear energy facilities in 31 states supply low-carbon electricity to one out of every five U.S. homes and businesses.
-People say that nuclear energy isn't safe, but it becoming more safe as we continue to learn how to manage it.
-It doesn't add any greenhouse gases to the earth.
10 Pros and Cons of Nuclear Power
11 facts about nuclear energy