Walden: Want to clean up Hanford? Finish Yucca Mountain — Guest Opinion

Nuclear energy has played an integral role in generating electricity in the United States for decades. This reliable energy source is responsible for generating 20 percent of electricity across the country, providing low-cost power for consumers throughout the United States. In 2016, 30 states operated nuclear reactors for electricity and six of those states relied on nuclear power for the majority of their electricity generation.

Source: Walden: Want to clean up Hanford? Finish Yucca Mountain – Columnists – East Oregonian