The Use of Nuclear Energy

 
12.1  The use of Nuclear Energy
 
1. Nuclear energy: an alternative energy that can be used to generate electricity in order to replace or reduce the use of petroleum and coal.
 
Benefits
  • It produced in greater in quantity and more efficient compared to other energy sources
  • It can improve the standard of health and living of man
  • It releases very little greenhouse gases compared to other energy sources
Adverse effect
  • Radiation waste can affect the health and threaten lives of all living thigs
  • The huge amount of energy produced can cause severe harm to mankind if it is misused
 

 

The Use of Nuclear Energy

 
12.1  The use of Nuclear Energy
 
1. Nuclear energy: an alternative energy that can be used to generate electricity in order to replace or reduce the use of petroleum and coal.
 
Benefits
  • It produced in greater in quantity and more efficient compared to other energy sources
  • It can improve the standard of health and living of man
  • It releases very little greenhouse gases compared to other energy sources
Adverse effect
  • Radiation waste can affect the health and threaten lives of all living thigs
  • The huge amount of energy produced can cause severe harm to mankind if it is misused