- Created by: RandomEpicness
- Created on: 19-11-19 18:45
Nuclear Power Station
No harmful gases released.
Reliable- not weather dependent
Good power output
Power stations are relatively small
Not much transport costs to bring fuels.
Difficult to dispose of waste, decommissioning costs are very high.
Accidents can spread radiation widely/ huge risk
Nuclear fuel is toxic/radioactive – long half life.
Uses waste products from farms.
Can be used to create different products as well as energy
Source is relatively cheap
Can increase greenhouse gases
May require more land
Causes acid rain.
Lots of energy
Reliable- doesn’t rely on weather
Already loads of stations so don’t need to spend more money
Release Carbon Dioxide
Burning coal and oil…