Jessica Lovering, Ted Nordhaus and Michael Shellenberger , Foreign Policy Journal

Out of Nuclear Closet

The reaction to the Fukishima reactor accident by anti-nuclear campaigners and many Western publics put a fine point on the gross misperception of risk that informs so much anti-nuclear fear. Nuclear remains the only proven technology capable of reliably generating zero-carbon energy at a scale that can have any impact on global warming, writes three environmentalists.

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