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kristopher Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Feb-22-10 11:29 AM
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6. Thorium isn't used because it has more problems than once through uranium
See "breeder reactors"
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  -Survey: Utilities believe nuclear, wind have most potential to serve environmental needs FBaggins  Feb-22-10 09:39 AM   #0 
  - When are we ever going to get a discussion on the use of Thorium?  randr   Feb-22-10 09:49 AM   #1 
  - There have been many of them in E/E  wtmusic   Feb-22-10 10:50 AM   #4 
  - Thorium isn't used because it has more problems than once through uranium  kristopher   Feb-22-10 11:29 AM   #6 
  - Of course  BeFree   Feb-22-10 09:55 AM   #2 
  - Yup. Solar is the only future for individual independence from energy woes.  dkf   Feb-22-10 10:27 AM   #3 
  - Solar panels have a life of about 40 years...  kristopher   Feb-22-10 11:28 AM   #5 
  - Nuclear is the only option that preserves their empire...  kristopher   Feb-22-10 12:00 PM   #7 
     - You idol's "solution" doesn't involve power companies?  FBaggins   Feb-22-10 12:04 PM   #8 
     - Post 7  kristopher   Feb-22-10 12:25 PM   #9 
        - If post count required some actual original thought  FBaggins   Feb-22-10 12:28 PM   #10 
           - What they prefer and what they are forced to accept are not the same thing.  kristopher   Feb-22-10 12:30 PM   #11 
              - So you're saying that you think wind and solar are not economically viable?  FBaggins   Feb-22-10 12:33 PM   #12 
     - Grid Operator's need not worry  One_Life_To_Give   Feb-22-10 02:49 PM   #13 
 

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