For those who are unfamiliar with van Leeuwen, he and his colleague Philip Smith have been falsely claiming nuclear power’s lifecycle emissions will be higher than a fossil-fueled power station within several decades as high-quality uranium ore grades diminish.
(…) As I said earlier, if you can’t trust the numbers that SLS publish, how in the world can you trust their conclusions.
For a look into our archives where we’ve checked their math and challenged their conclusions, click here.
VLS: Van Leeuwen and Smith’s Egregious Mathematical ErrorsPublished April 9, 2011 Nuclear Costs , Nuclear Power
Tags: Nuclear Power