Description. – The One Solution that fits very little situations.
[MAARTEN] If you’re worried about the climate and against nuclear, you’re not really worried about the climate. You can’t (rationally) be both.
Objections and Replies
§1. Nuclear is the only solution. –
Seeing a single technology as the one true solution to climate change is a trap (Zeke). Each regions have specific solutions. Basic geography.
Often used to punch hippies: but renewables, but green, but greenpeace, but XR, etc.
There are indeed risks:
Two years into my term, an earthquake and tsunami destroyed four nuclear reactors in Japan. I spent months reassuring the American public that nuclear energy, and the U.S. nuclear industry in particular, was safe. But by then, I was starting to doubt those claims myself [Gregory Jaczko].