Nuclear power is dirty.http://gsihn.blogspot.com.au/ 3 Nov 14, Mining process of nuclear power creates serious environmental problems. Nuclear power is not free from carbon emission. Rowell claims that fossil fuels are required for mining uranium, building a nuclear power station, and disposing of radioactive waste; therefore “a nuclear power station produces as much carbon dioxide as a […]
Here is a nice discussion indicating that nuclear power plants produce as much carbon dioxide as coal plants, if the whole cycle is considered. Nuclear power it is not green. It also produces a significant thermal pollution, That also contributes to global warming.