Nuclear and wind energy
By: Emma Probst
The main environmental concern related to nuclear power is the creation of radioactive waste such as uranium. Even though uranium can be found in minerals and rocks it is considered a nonrenewable source of energy. Nuclear energy is found in the center of the atom. Nuclear power is used for electricity for homes and buildings. A fun fact about nuclear fission is that atoms split apart to form smaller atoms which release energy.
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These wind turbines can be found individually or in large groups depending on how much electricity is needed.