05 Aug '11, 8pm

Renewable Energy vs Nuclear Energy Infographic

costs per kWh include subsidies and make coal and oil and nuclear fusion look better than they are (though, as someone who has delved into these topics, figuring out those costs is quite the challenge and depends on which assumptions you use); solar power can work in non-sunny areas and wind power does not need a ton of wind, so these are not as limited as the infographic may make them seem; also, while solar needs a lot of space, that could be space on rooftops or over parking lots, which are underutilized spaces; there are a few redundancies in the “minuses” of some of the renewable energy options.

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