Do You Know Where Your Nukes Are?

By Sidonie Sawyer

The word nuclear is a doomed one, no pun intended, often associated with danger, explosion, contamination, Armageddon, and other disaster scenarios. It has no healthy connotation, and still to this day carries a definite stigma of biased opinions.

The United States has 104 reactors in 65 nuclear plants for a population of 314 million. Mostly concentrated in the Eastern part of the country, with Illinois the most nuclear of them all, at 11 facilities. According to the World Nuclear Association:

“The USA is the world’s largest producer of nuclear power, accounting for more than 30 percent of worldwide nuclear generation …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green