Nuclear energy, either for electricity generation or for manufacturing nuclear weapons, is a burning issue and will remain controversial for decades to come. This form of energy follows the equation of Einstein and uses a small mass of radioactive material like uranium or plutonium as fuel to produce energy by nuclear fission.
Some countries like the United States of America, Russia, France, India, China, United Kingdom, Pakistan, Turkey and Iran are using nuclear technology for various purposes, mainly focussing on electricity generation. They believe that it is the cleanest form of energy as far as carbon emission is concerned, and produces …read more
Source:: The Himalayan Times