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Since natural gas is preferred over nuclear power, let's review the CO2 intensity of the average natural gas fired power plant in the US.

Average heat rate, as of 2016: 7870 BTU per kwh
Average CO2 emission factor: 53.07 kg of CO2 per million BTU.

(7870 BTU/kwh) x (53.07 kgCO2/1E6 BTU) x (1000 grams/kg) = 417.66 grams of CO2/kwh

418 g/kwh for gas versus zero grams/kwh for nuclear. Gas, or even coal, is preferred by the vast majority of so-called environmentalists.

https://phys.org/news/2018-02-austria-sues-eu-hungary-nuclea...

"Nuclear energy must have no place in Europe. We will not budge one centimetre from this position!" she added.
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It doesn't matter how many thermometers are located above 82 degrees North, with that kind of attitude. The atmospheric CO2 concentration is going up 2 to 3 ppm every year for the foreseeable future.

- Pete
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