Ted Talks: Does the World Need Nuclear?

Ready, set, debate. In this production by Ted Talks, two experts in energy debate whether the world needs nuclear energy. Stewart Brand, an environmentalist, argues that there is no greener option for base load energy, while Mark Z. Jacobson argues that creative use of renewable can not only cover the base load power requirements, but also — if used for electric cars — remove more air pollution that nuclear energy could. Which argument convinces you?

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