The second of a series by guest writer Jim Hopf. Unjustified beliefs and attitudes exist concerning nuclear power, regardless of what the scientific community says. Unjust criticism threatens the nuclear energy option and much needs be done to improve the situation.
Next Big Future – UAE, China build for larger energy future while USD, UK, France tweak and maintain nuclear power and energy in general and Japan grinds towards nuclear restarts
China already has 30% more electricity production in 2013 after passing the US in energy production about 3 years ago. The US will add as many power sources over the next 26-30 years as China has added in the last three. The current situation with expanding nuclear energy around the world is summarized.
Brian Wang is a Futurist Thought Leader and a popular Science blogger with 1 million readers per month. His blog Nextbigfuture.com is ranked #1 Science News Blog. It covers many disruptive technology and trends including Space, Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, Medicine, Anti-aging Biotechnology, and Nanotechnology.
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