The process of separating the uranium isotopes is difficult and substantially increases the cost of nuclear power, not to mention another risk of an accident. Coal is just flat out out-dated. I'm not saying we haven't made significant strides to perfect these sources, but we have better options. At the same time I'm not saying wind and solar are the solutions to al the worlds problems. All options should be looked at, but at the moment renewables are have the most possibilities. We're falling behind and are looking like fools with attitudes like "drill drill drill." We've always taken pride in being at the front of the pack, yet right now were falling behind as we argue about this. As Thomas Friedman said "being green is the most American thing we can do"
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