Facts About Nuclear Power

Throughout recent history, nuclear energy has been demonized as the worst form of energy production. Nothing could be further from the truth. While it is true that nuclear waste in raw form can be extremely dangerous, the benefits far outweigh the dangers. In fact, nuclear energy is largely misunderstood. Just take a look at this easy-to-read infographic from the Department of Energy’s website. Though it’s very simplified, it does do a good job of explaining some of the benefits of nuclear energy. Here is their website if you would like more information: https://www.energy.gov