UK public favours nuclear over renewables
The British public favours nuclear power as the most popular choice to provide for the UK’s future energy needs.
That’s according to a new poll by YouGov, commissioned by the Sunday Times, which showed nuclear energy topped the list with 26% of the votes. The news comes amidst the UK Government’s plans for a more green and sustainable future for the nation.
The Nuclear Industry Association (NIA) welcomed the news and Chief Executive Keith Parker said: “These results are an overwhelming vote of confidence for low carbon energy. This is a clear mandate from the British public for the Government to maintain the momentum on creating a low carbon future, with reduced dependence on gas and coal.”
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Source: Energy News Live