New Times Reporter Writes About Nuclear Energy Dilemma, Chernobyl
Nuclear energy has been — and continues to be — controversial.
In some circles, it’s considered to be relatively environmentally friendly because it emits fewer greenhouse gases than coal-fired plants. But there’s great concern about radiation and disposal of nuclear waste.
In Phoenix New Times’ latest edition, Miriam Wasser writes in-depth about that, including a trip to Chernobyl, in a piece titled "The Millennial’s Dilemma: A Young Writer’s Search for Our Nuclear Future in Chernobyl, Fukoshima and Phoenix."
We spoke with Wasser about the piece.