Countries Explore Reality of Shuttering Nuclear Power
Touched off by the crisis at the Fukushima nuclear power plant, a number of countries -- including industrial powerhouses Germany and Japan -- announced they will move away from nuclear power. So how will they meet their future energy needs? Right now, there are more ambitious goals for expanding renewable sources than there are details of how this can be done. We explore options countries are considering, and the impact their plans may have on the future of nuclear power.