Unformatted text preview: From an environmental ethical perspective why would the Sierra Club oppose the construction of new nuclear energy plants in SC? Be specific about which theory you use to justify your answer. (If you want to, you can add your own reaction to this.) Even though we have problems, the air in South Carolina is a whole lot better than the air in Beijing. From an environmental ethical perspective – not an economic one – discuss why you think this is so. Do you think the situation will change? How and why or why not? Water is problematical in many ways – accessibility, cleanliness, quantity. Do you think that people living in the Columbia metropolitan area have a right to the river water that collects in Lake Murray and then provides some of the city’s power and water needs? Explain your answer using specific environmental ethical theory....
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- Spring '11
- Ethics , environmental ethical theory