Nuclear Power and Natural Gas not to be Funded by EU

Shale Magazine | Jun 29, 2020 at 4:55 PM
  • This past Wednesday, June 24, the countries of the EU decided the bloc’s flagship fund would not be used to finance nuclear and natural gas.
  • Nuclear power plants operate at much higher capacity factors than renewable energy sources or fossil fuels.
  • So much coal is burned in the world and so much fly ash produced that coal is actually the major source of radioactive releases into the environment.