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Response to Eko (Reply #3)

Mon Sep 2, 2019, 09:50 PM

4. "If fossil fuels were banned tomorrow I think many people would embrace nuclear, solar and wind powe

If they had enough nuclear to cover times of low wind and no sun, they'd have enough to cover them for the rest of the time too. Wind and solar are only useful to reduce fuel costs for a more reliable power source, and nuclear fuel is much cheaper than a huge buildout of low-capacity unreliables. It's also cheaper than coal or gas.

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