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 Is nuclear energy unlimited?

Answer Nuclear energy is not unlimited because it requires a radioactive substance such as uranium to produce fission, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Because a few pounds of uran... Read More »
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What device in a nuclear power plant creates nuclear energy?

Nuclear power plants contain reactors, which are the devices that create the nuclear energy. The plants use the heat generated by the reactors to vaporize water which then rotates turbines to creat... Read More »
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Is geothermal energy an unlimited source of energy?

So long as the Earth's core remains molten and does not cool (as happened on the planet Mars), geothermal energy is limited only by man's ability to harness it. For practical purposes, it is unlimi... Read More »
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How much of the United States energy is nuclear energy?

About 20 percent of all energy produced in the United States came from nuclear power as of 2009, according to the Nuclear Energy Institute. Worldwide, nuclear power accounted for 14 percent of all ... Read More »
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Is nuclear energy a kinetic or potential energy?

Nuclear energy can be either kinetic or potential. A chunk of uranium has lots of potential nuclear energy: atoms that have not yet decayed. As the uranium undergoes radioactive decay, it gets hot.... Read More »
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