Posts Tagged ‘energy safety’

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    Energy Policy Decisions

    Mar 21, 11 • 196 Views • Demand, Supply, and Markets, Developing Economies, Economic Debates, Economic History, Environment, Regulation, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Comparing the safety of nuclear power, oil, and coal, Slate columnist William Saletan helps us make some energy policy decisions. His focus is fatalities. In the oil supply chain, from 1969-2000, he cites 20,000 deaths. For coal, the number is 15,000