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 Form 4 Geography online lessons on energy

Uranium as a source of energy

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Uranium as a source of energy
-A naturally occurring radioactive material used to produce nuclear energy in fusion and fission in reactors.
-Derived from the alteration of the atomic structure.
-A lot of heat is produced and the water used to cool the heat producing core is heated and turns into steam used to generate electricity.
-Mainly produced and used in the developed countries.