Despite the expansion of nuclear power plants to provide electricity for the United States and abroad, 51% of Americans polled are in favor of nuclear energy, while 43% are opposed. The remaining 6% are likely undecided, and it’s unknown whether they are in the process of changing their opinion.
It’s possible that those who are opposed, as well as those who are undecided, are unaware of the benefits provided by using nuclear energy to produce electricity.
While coal is still used to provide energy, it takes much more to provide the same amount of energy as natural uranium. In fact, just one kilogram can produce 20,000 times more energy than coal. It would take considerably more than a kilogram of coal to even approach that level of energy production.
When compared with coal and other trad