Opinion: Nuclear power is best option against climate change

05/23/2013 | Wall Street Journal, The

Claims that solar power is what the world needs to combat climate change and meet energy needs are misleading, write Ted Nordhaus and Michael Shellenberger, co-founders of the Breakthrough Institute. Nuclear plants are more economical and reliable in the long run, they write. Environmentalists need to reassess their opposition to nuclear power if they are truly worried about climate change, because the energy source is the best chance to dramatically reduce greenhouse-gas emissions, Nordhaus and Shellenberger write.

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