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The world needs nuclear energy plants

There has been some progress in reducing global fossil-fuel use in power generation, from 87% in 2000 to 84.3 % in 2019. This reduction resulted from an increase in renewable sources (hydroelectric, wind and solar) from 7% to 11.4%. However, nuclear power generation declined from 6% in 2000 to 4.3% in 2019 because of the closure of nuclear plants, which […]