We have “Plans to remove spent nuclear fuel have been delayed again, this time until fiscal year 2018 at the earliest; new fuel leaks continue to be discovered; cleanup cost estimates continue to rise; 300 tons of radioactive water are still pouring into the Pacific Ocean every day; … ”
One more time – 300 tons of radioactive water is still pouring into the ocean. This happened in 2011. We have not torn down the existing reactors because of … money. It’s cheap energy if you don’t consider the cost to build, to take it down, what happens when it goes wrong, and if we don’t consider the waste. Let’s hear it for disaster capitalism.