But there are other reasons nuclear power is in trouble as well. Far more plants are in danger of closing than are being built 37 or more may close. This is a liquid transportation fuels crisis. The Achilles heel of civilization is our dependency on trucks of all kinds, which run on diesel fuel because diesel engines are far more powerful than steam, gasoline, electric or any other engine on earth Vaclav Smil. Prime Movers of Globalization:
Based on what? Incumbent presidents almost always win re-election, regardless of midterm results. Look at Obama. Compared to Trump's midterm, Obama's midterm was devastating for him. He still handily won his re-election.