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Do you think nuclear power is "bad," like  nuclear bombs?  Opposition to nuclear power is a legacy of the 70's anti-war movements.  Now we know that the threat from climate change is far worse than the risks from existing nuclear power plants. Deaths

Do you think nuclear power is "bad," like nuclear bombs? Opposition to nuclear power is a legacy of the 70's anti-war movements. Now we know that the threat from climate change is far worse than the risks from existing nuclear power plants. Deaths

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Would you consider merging with the idea of how "new" nuclear can provide the "safe, distributed and reliable" clean energy back-up power to a flexible, pre-dominantly renewable energy-powered grid in the future. Even countries like Denmark, with as much as 40% renewable power, are still reliant on coal to provide back-up power when it's night or cloudy or not windy. Take a look at this idea, to discuss a rapid "roadmap" towards fossil fuel reduction until we can get majority renewables power, with nuclear providing the majority of the power that is need: https://openideo.com/challenge/renewable-energy/ideas/let-existing-and-new-nuclear-power-help-in-the-battle-against-carbon-emissions-stop-opposing-it-when-it-is-critical-to-our-ability-to-break-the-global-dependence-on-fossil-fuels-in-the-time-frame-that-will-save-our-planet-from-the-worst-impacts#

IVI Grupp, to answer your last question first: I'm not sure. But I am open to seeing how this community a) responds and b) collaborates! I think this community is comprised primarily of younger people who are open-minded about finding solutions to the problem that will impact them and are not so wedded to yesterday's thinking about nuclear, which is what prevents most environmental groups from being able to consider nuclear anew.

If you watched the Pandora's Box trailer or the movie, I think that addresses what you mean in creating the informative multimedia show. I certainly can't do it better than Robert Stone. I see the summit as being the place for young enviro and nuclear leadership to hammer out a set of demands for how the NRC should operate and ground rules for safety standards for the next generation of nuclear development (primarily so there is virtually zero proliferation or melt-down risk).

IVI Grupp, people who know about and support the development of "new" and better nuclear technology seem to me to be screaming from the sidelines. I am proposing that we bring this discussion to the mainstream, since there are ZERO better ideas for how to get from the nearly 33 Million Metric Tons of carbon emissions produced in the world each year down to a sustainable level using a safe, scaleable clean energy source. Would you like to join this team? https://openideo.com/challenge/renewable-energy/ideas/let-existing-and-new-nuclear-power-help-in-the-battle-against-carbon-emissions-stop-opposing-it-when-it-is-critical-to-our-ability-to-break-the-global-dependence-on-fossil-fuels-in-the-time-frame-that-will-save-our-planet-from-the-worst-impacts#