Nuclear energy is the energy released during nuclear fission. During this process, the nucleus of an atom splits into two smaller nuclei, releasing large amounts of energy in the process. This energy can then be used to create steam that will drive a turbine and generate nuclear power.
Below you will find various articles covering different topics relating to nuclear energy. Learn more about nuclear power with Clean Energy Ideas.
Is Nuclear Energy Renewable or Nonrenewable?
This article delves into the much-debated question of whether nuclear energy is renewable or nonrenewable.
Pros & Cons of Nuclear Energy
Learn about the different pros and cons of nuclear energy. Find out what makes nuclear power good and what makes it bad.
What Is Nuclear Energy?
Learn about what nuclear energy actually is and the difference between fission and fusion.