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19 Feb, 2023 06:24

The truth about nuclear energy and its cost


In this episode of the Cost of Everything, we examine the cost of building, maintaining and producing nuclear energy. Host Christy Ai weighs the pros and cons of relying on nuclear energy and how the West is falling behind in taking advantage of this source of energy. International relations professor Joshua Goldstein explains what the current state of the global nuclear power industry is, and whether it is a viable alternative to fossil fuels.