ENERGY SAVING TRUST: Is nuclear energy really a low carbon technology?


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“The Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT) has claimed that myths remain about nuclear energy being a low carbon technology when it actually is not. A spokeswoman for the organisation explained that the electricity generated from nuclear has no direct CO2 emissions, but the nuclear fuel cycle does release CO2 during mining, fuel enrichment and plant construction.”

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