Q. 225.0( 2 Votes )

(a) Name two elements which can be used for generation of electricity in a nuclear power plant.
(b) Why could many nuclear power plants not be installed in our country? Give two reasons.

Answer :

The nucleus of a heavy atom as such uranium, plutonium and thorium can be used to generate electricity in a nuclear power plant.

Many nuclear power plants could not be installed in our country because

High cost of installation

High risk of environmental contamination.

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