And in 10 years they will discover that cobalt and lithium destroys the environment in the mining process and the waste disposal.Electric means batteries. Batteries mean strip mining and landfills of gigantic batteries.
And that right there is the problem with nuclear power. On paper, with all the right safety measures, it's fine. Unfortunately there's no guarantees for the future and human greed and error will always fuk that up. Corporations will always be pushing the safety to the limits for profit. And even if a brand new, state of the art facility is built in a good country now with all the right intentions, who's to say that country won't be a poor, war torn country in another 50 years that can't afford the upkeep and on the way to an imminent disaster?If memory serves the Fukushima reactors were like 50 year old technology, and even then it took a series of mistake that lead to the meltdown.