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Environmental Science & Technology: Prevented Mortality and GHG Emissions from Nuclear Power

In the journal Environmental Science & Technology, Drs. Pushker Kharecha and James Hansen find that the number of fossil combustion-related deaths prevented by nuclear power is significant and also conclude that unconstrained natural gas use would cause more deaths than the expansion of nuclear.

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