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Why is nuclear energy better than other forms of energy?
Nuclear energy has a greater heat reaction than chemical or combustion reaction. This means there is more energy in nuclear applications than in fossil fuels. If you were to take just one pound of nuclear fuel, you鈥檇 be able to create about one million more times the energy as using a pound of any fossil fuel.
How does nuclear power compare to fossil fuels?
Nuclear fission provides energy without releasing greenhouse gases such as carbon dioxide. However, nuclear power plants generate radioactive waste, a critical factor when doing a fossil fuel to nuclear power pollution comparison.
What are the benefits of nuclear power over fossil fuels?
The main benefits of nuclear power are that is it more efficient than burning fossil fuels as the amount of energy released from uranium per gram is much more than that of fuels such as oil or coal; approximately 8,000 times more efficient in fact. Is wood a fossil fuel? Wood is a renewable resource.
Are nuclear power plants more reliable than natural gas and coal?
This basically means nuclear power plants are producing maximum power more than 93% of the time during the year. That鈥檚 about 1.5 to 2 times more as natural gas and coal units, and 2.5 to 3.5 times more reliable than wind and solar plants.