28 Oct '11, 2pm

Nuclear Power Still Blocks Clean Energy Development : TreeHugger via @TreeHugger

Nuclear Power Still Blocks Clean Energy Development : TreeHugger via @TreeHugger

"To say Fukushima cannot happen here is naive and foolish," says Susan, the chair of the South Carolina Sierra Club. "(The U.S. has) 23 of the same, identical GE Mark I reactors still in operation and several others in dangerous locations, including two on fault lines in California. In most cases, back-up generators are the only thing standing between the public and similar spent nuclear fuel pool fires and releases of massive amounts of radiation. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission barely took a breath before they declared we have nothing to worry about here, and continued to license new and re-license old reactors." And in the meantime, the full extent of the consequences of the huge release of nuclear radiation at Fukushima may not be known for generations. "In Japan, whole areas that could have recovered from the tsunami and the earthquake are now dead zones that are co...

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