Cite as https://mymun.com/ppdb/18730
Delegate: Robin Ceric, Sint Michaël College
Topic I: Sustainable Uses for Nuclear Energy
Global warming is a pressing issue endangering our planet, nuclear energy could replace fossil fuels and bring us closer to an emission free power grid. Yet nuclear energy still faces problems, the waste is radioactive for thousands of years, the cost of building a new plant are enormous and the public fears the consequences of a meltdown. The risk of nuclear power plants is extremely low when compared to other forms of generating power, but the consequences of an accident are so high that some would rather not have nuclear energy. Nuclear also has little emissions ...