Nuclear Power: Pros And Cons Of Nuclear Energy

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Nuclear energy is the energy in the nucleus of an atom. Atoms are the smallest particles that can break a material. Nuclear energy can be used to produce electricity. This energy can be obtained in two ways: nuclear fusion and nuclear fission. In nuclear fusion, energy is released when atoms are combined or fused together to form a larger atom. In nuclear fission, atoms are split into smaller atoms, releasing energy. Actually, nuclear power plants can only use nuclear fission to produce electricity.
The nuclear energy is powerful because it helps in production of heat and electricity in larger quantities as well as it helps in producing nuclear weapons like atomic bombs, and also in industrial areas. When nuclear energy is used
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It represents a significant save on raw materials but also in transport, handling and extraction of nuclear fuel. The cost of nuclear fuel (overall uranium) is 20% of the cost of energy generated the production of electric energy is continuous. A nuclear power plant is generating electricity for almost 90% of annual time. It reduces the price volatility of other fuels such as petrol.
This continuity benefits the electrical planning. Nuclear power does not depend on natural aspects. It's a solution for the main disadvantage of renewable energy, like solar energy or eolic energy, because the hours of sun or wind does not always coincide with the hours with 1more energy demand.
Currently, fossil fuels are consumed faster than they are produced, so in the future these resources may be reduced or the price may increase becoming inaccessible for most of the population. It's an alternative to fossil fuels, so the consumption of fuels such as coal or oil is reduced. This reduction of coal and oil consumption benefits the situation of global warming and global climate change. Less use of fossil fuels means lowering greenhouse gas emissions (Co2and others). By reducing the consumption of fossil fuels we also improve the quality of the air affecting the disease and quality of
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