Is Going Nuclear A Good Idea?

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Is Going Nuclear A Good Idea?

We've seen a number of headlines lately discussing Australia's use of Nuclear Power. 

Some Aussies are now wondering if Nuclear is actually an option to help lower the costs of our power bills while also bringing down our carbon emissions. 

In this episode of The Quicky, we take a look at whether Nuclear Power is a viable option, and the potential for it to be weaponised not for us, but against us. 

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Host: Claire Murphy

With thanks to:

Tony Irwin - Honorary Associate Professor at The Research School of Physics and Engineering at The Australian National University, Nuclear Engineer and Technical Director of SMR Nuclear Technology. 

Simon Bradshaw - Director of Research at The Climate Council

      Producer: Claire Murphy

      Executive Producer: Kally Borg

      Audio Producer: Thom Lion

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