• BirdForum is the net's largest birding community dedicated to wild birds and birding, and is absolutely FREE!

    Register for an account to take part in lively discussions in the forum, post your pictures in the gallery and more.

Search results

  1. opisska

    No coal burned

    How can you even think about letting any company from China come even close to your nuclear power plants, let alone build them? How is there not a widespread outrage in the UK against that?
  2. opisska

    No coal burned

    Preaching to the choir! But sadly, the pushback is immense and it got worse because some people in Japan decided that building a nuclear plant on a seashore with inadequate tsunami protection and wrong placement of backup generators was a good idea ...
  3. opisska

    No coal burned

    Sure, it's just still better than coal. Don't let perfect be the enemy of good, right? I can see Chosun's point, because she is from Australia - good luck making consistent solar power in the UK :) Yeah, you have wind, but there is still need for a "give power right now" source, which is...
  4. opisska

    No coal burned

    The difference is that the wood just cycles CO2 presemt in the atmosphere around (that's where the tree got the carbon in the first place) while burning fossil fuels releases carbon that would otherwise be safely stored underground. Unless the place where the trees in question is now an...
Top