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Understanding the Nuclear Issues.

Atomic Energy of Canada Limited.

Understanding the Nuclear Issues.

by Atomic Energy of Canada Limited.

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Published by s.n in S.l .
Written in English


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SeriesAtomic Energy of Canada Limited. AECL -- 5518
ContributionsMooradian, A.J.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21970832M

present the Nuclear Matters Handbook , celebrating over 20 years in print. This book offers an overview of the U.S. nuclear enterprise and how the United States maintains a safe, secure, and effective nuclear deterrent. The content of this unofficial handbook is the sole responsibility of the ODASD (NM). Nuclear Reactor Safety Lecture Notes. This note will focus on understanding the complete nuclear reactor system including the balance of plant, support systems and resulting interdependencies affecting the overall safety of the plant and regulatory oversight.

Originally published in , this book is a history of American nuclear weapons policy that tells how the United States learned to live with the bomb. Little of what has been written about nuclear weapons is historical/5(3). grew over nuclear issues, such as reactor safety, waste disposal, and other environmen-tal considerations. Still, the U.S. had twice as many operating nuclear powerplants as any other country in This was more than one-fourth of the world’s operating plants. Nuclear energy.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mayers, Teena. Understanding nuclear weapons and arms control. Arlington, Va.: Education in World Issues, , © Nuclear energy has to be handled with extreme care or it could lead to disastrous damages. These problems included radiation, disposing of nuclear waste, and high costs of building and maintaining power plants. But while it is extremely dangerous to use nuclear energy, it does provide an alternate source of energy that does not pollute the air.


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