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TheWraith Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Mar-04-10 09:50 PM
Response to Reply #11
13. It's not really that expensive.
But simply buying new uranium is even cheaper.
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  -Fourth generation nuclear power a buzz phrase with little behind it madokie  Mar-04-10 03:05 AM   #0 
  - ... there are no Gen IV reactors being built or even considered.  joshcryer   Mar-04-10 03:36 AM   #1 
  - Good for you  madokie   Mar-04-10 03:53 AM   #2 
  - The Gen IV Pebble Bed Modular Reactor was considered and rejected  bananas   Mar-04-10 07:33 AM   #6 
  - Getting the FUD out early isn't he  Confusious   Mar-04-10 04:50 AM   #3 
  - Propaganda. For instance...  RC   Mar-04-10 06:10 AM   #4 
  - +1 nt  wtmusic   Mar-04-10 01:27 PM   #9 
  - About the comments  kristopher   Mar-04-10 06:57 AM   #5 
  - What possible "meaning" is there to bashing technology that isn't used yet?  TheWraith   Mar-04-10 11:52 AM   #7 
     - .  kristopher   Mar-04-10 01:24 PM   #8 
        - So scientific research determined a way that isn't practical. That's how it's supposed to work.  TheWraith   Mar-04-10 09:46 PM   #12 
  - Correct me if I am wrong, but isn't reprocessing of fuel rods not allowed in the US?  OneTenthofOnePercent   Mar-04-10 05:10 PM   #10 
  - You are wrong, Reagan revoked the ban on reprocessing way back in 1981, it's still "a goofy idea"  bananas   Mar-04-10 05:48 PM   #11 
  - It's not really that expensive.  TheWraith   Mar-04-10 09:50 PM   #13 
     - It's the good old two-faced "Green" argument again  Nihil   Mar-05-10 04:11 AM   #14 
     - Nope, the only difference is the danger of it  madokie   Mar-05-10 05:55 AM   #15 
     - two- faced "Green" argument?  kristopher   Mar-05-10 10:38 AM   #16 
     - Yep  Nihil   Mar-05-10 08:24 PM   #25 
        - I'm calling bullshit on that assertion  kristopher   Mar-05-10 10:10 PM   #28 
           - I'm calling bullshit on your bullshit.  Nihil   Mar-07-10 04:59 PM   #30 
              - Exactly as I thought - you cannot support your assertion regarding the deficiency of renewables.  kristopher   Mar-07-10 05:31 PM   #31 
                 - Exactly as I thought - you didn't read the thread, just reacted to key words.  Nihil   Mar-08-10 04:00 AM   #32 
     - No, the "Green" argument is very consistent: we shouldn't be making this stuff in the first place  bananas   Mar-05-10 02:54 PM   #19 
     - Hey we "shouldn't" be making CO2 either so what's your next step?  Nihil   Mar-05-10 08:27 PM   #26 
     - You can't really "recycle" uranium  bananas   Mar-06-10 12:10 AM   #29 
     - Exactly.  Statistical   Mar-05-10 03:47 PM   #20 
  - Reactor has to be specifically designed for Thorium  Statistical   Mar-05-10 03:54 PM   #21 
  - I wonder if George Plumb, who clearly is unfamiliar with nuclear technology knows about COPD  NNadir   Mar-05-10 02:13 PM   #17 
     - It isn't a choice between fossil fuels and nuclear  kristopher   Mar-05-10 02:50 PM   #18 
        - The soothsaying crap has NOTHING to do with reality. Every nuclear plant shut by ignorance  NNadir   Mar-05-10 04:57 PM   #22 
           - I think that anger of yours has a much larger base than that  madokie   Mar-05-10 05:04 PM   #23 
           - Not wishing to jump in on the personal argument betwen you two ..  Nihil   Mar-05-10 08:32 PM   #27 
           - That's the "man wasn't meant to fly" fallacy  kristopher   Mar-05-10 05:21 PM   #24 

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