Which country has nuclear plant?
Most are in Europe, North America, East Asia and South Asia. The United States is the largest producer of nuclear power, while France has the largest share of electricity generated by nuclear power.
|Capacity Net-total (MWe)||29,503|
|Generated electricity (GWh)||201,821|
Who is the most powerful nuclear country?
Russia and the United States continue to possess the most extensive nuclear arsenals. The former has 6,255 warheads, while the U.S. maintains 5,550. The third largest holder of these weapons is China, with less than a tenth the supply of either former Cold War power.
What is a safe distance to live from a nuclear power plant?
Currently, if a radiological emergency occurs, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission recommends that anyone living within 10 miles of a plant to tune in to their local radio or television Emergency Alert System and heed the instructions from state or local officials.
Where will most of America’s nuclear waste go?
Low-level radioactive waste is collected and transported safely to one of four disposal facilities in South Carolina, Washington, Utah or Texas. Some low-level waste can be stored at the plant until its stops being radioactive and is safe to be disposed of like normal trash.