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Response to kentauros (Reply #6)

Fri Aug 9, 2013, 10:51 AM

7. We have to deal with what is available.

 

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Once the solar panels are made, their use to create power is certainly much safer than nuclear.

Nuclear plants are one huge time-bomb - ask Japan or the old USSR about that one, remember Three Mile Island?

And there are millions of tons of nuclear waste that continue to be a hazard for the planet.

Hydroelectricity is probably the cleanest available, but the environment takes a toll there also,

as areas of wildlife and even towns are consumed by the change in the flow of whatever river gets dammed/diverted.

When you get right down to it, almost NOTHING we manufacture is entirely safe, clean, and/or stable.

So that is not a valid argument against solar IMO.

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