Minister Declares Nuclear ‘Renewable’

[BusinessTimesOnline] Nuclear power is a renewable energy source, a UK government minister has declared, indicating a growing acceptance that future energy sources will have to be nuclear. In a debate on energy security in the House of Lords, Lord Sainsbury of Turville, the Science and Innovation Minister, was asked whether he would reclassify nuclear as renewable energy. He said: “Lady O’Cathain offered me the opportunity of . . . agreeing that nuclear is a renewable source of energy – it clearly is so.” For the full story, use the following link.