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Nowadays, when demand for energy is growing, we have to consider all possible sources of generating energy. As far as renewable energies such as wind, solar or tidal currents no longer arouses such drastic emotions, so much energy from the atom is not acceptable on a large scale by the public. At the same time it should be noted a correlation between low level of acceptance of energy from nuclear power and the lack of reliable knowledge about it. This phenomenon will be deepened if we do not introduce serious measures to inform the public about the advantages and disadvantages arising from nuclear energy.

Key words

the energy of the atom, public awareness, school core curriculum, permission for the construction and operation of nuclear power plants


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