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Nuclear Insurance: America Goes Naked
Going without insurance is described as "going naked" in the insurance industry. And going without insurance for the worst hazards in the US nuclear power industry is business as usual. Earth Focus correspondent Miles Benson investigates why the US nuclear power industry is underinsured by hundreds of billions of dollars. Watch now, and read Benson's article, "The Naked Truth About Nuclear Accident Insurance."
Check out this winning film from the 2013 Eco-Comedy Video Competition, a yearly event sponsored by the Sierra Club and American University's Center for Environmental Filmmaking. The competition is a fun way to get filmmakers and activists engaged in important environmental issues while having a laugh along the way! Click here for more winning films and info.
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