Nuclear Power

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
The Three Mile Island Nuclear Plant
"Instead of propping up the nuclear energy industry, Congress should be driving the transition to truly renewable energy.”
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Pall-bearers carry the casket of assassinated Iranian nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh in Tehran on November 30, 2020. (Photo: Iranian Defense Ministry/Andalou Agency/Getty Images)
"The window to get back into the nuclear deal, and stave off growing threats of...
Julia Conley, staff writer
"Definitely, the United States, the region, and the world cannot stand such a...


On the eve of the anniversary of the Fukushima disaster and amidst widespread protests against (clearly insane) government attempts to reopen nuclear plants, a new survey shows almost all Japanese fear and oppose nuclear power: An astounding 95% are worried about the current decontamination process and ongoing leaks; 87% are scared of another disaster; 80% want to scrap some or all existing reactors. Japan's Prime Minister has said he wants to restart reactors "confirmed safe...while winning...