TITLE

Clouding the Nuclear Reactor Debate

AUTHOR(S)
CHASE, DENNIS J.
PUB. DATE
February 1975
SOURCE
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Feb1975, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the issues raised upon the statements of David Comey, director of environmental research for Business and Professional People for the Public Interest, concerning the operation of nuclear power plants. Comments about Comey's analysis of the operation of nuclear power plants which has gained the confidence of people to nuclear reactors and the objections of people to his report were discussed.
ACCESSION #
21596163

 

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