Obama & McCain On Nuclear Energy

By | September 28, 2008

Where do the presidential candidates stand on nuclear energy?

barack obama
Barack Obama:

Has said we should explore nuclear power as part of the energy mix, but has also said nuclear is not a great option because of problems with safety and storage and because it usually requires big government subsidies.

john mccain
John McCain:

Calls for 45 new nuclear power plants to be built in the U.S. by 2030, ultimately increasing to 100 new plants. Calls for government support for the nuclear industry.

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