- U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe: Nuclear is our largest source of carbon-free energy, generating over 60% of our carbon-free electricity
- So why doesn't the President's climate plan, allegedly aimed at reducing carbon emissions, do more with nuclear power?
U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe is a Republican from Oklahoma and chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.
(CNN)If there was ever any doubt that the Obama administration's Clean Power Plan is an energy policy plan, not a carbon reduction plan, all you have to do is look at how they treat nuclear energy.