Three Accidents That Derailed The Nuclear Power Industry. The Three Mile Island accident in Pennsylvania in 1979 remains the most serious nuclear power accident in U.S. history. There weren’t any injuries as a result of this accident, but there was a small release of radioactive material during the incident. Thus, growing opposition to nuclear power began to appear in the U.S. following the Three Mile Island accident.
Forbes 12th May 2019 read more »