EQUAL TIME is where Vermonters talk about issues ignored by the corporate media—mothers opposing toxic pollution, workers fighting for decent jobs, nurses working for health care reform, students speaking out about their education, farmers struggling against corporate agribusiness, and more.

Energy, Climate Change & the Case for Nuclear Power

David Walters argues that nuclear power as a low CO2 producing energy source must be part of the solution to uncontrolled global warming. New technologies, such as the Liquid Fluoride Thorium Reactor (which doesn’t require any uranium mining, enrichment or long term disposal of spent fuel) and the Integral Fast Reactor, provide the basis for eliminating fossil fuels and for powering a future society without want.