Nukes: Not Nice, But Necessary The crippling legacy of the accident at Three Mile Island

December 1980
Time;12/22/1980, Vol. 116 Issue 25, p61
The article reports that since the Three Mile Island accident, 15 nuclear facilities have been cancelled and no new reactors have been ordered, and only 12 percent of the electricity is drawn from 70 atomic plants. It states that without nuclear power, the U.S. will depend on coal, which will damage the world's environment. It presents that the film "The Formula," starring George C. Scott and Marlon Barndo, which is being made for the people who think that the energy crisis is a plan by Big Oil.


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