How is nuclear energy used to generate electricity?

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Nuclear reactors produce heat by fission..This heat is used to make steam and steam turbines runs generators to produce electric power.


Heat released from fission in the reactors are used to heat water to produce steam..This steam is driving the steam turbines and turbines are coupled to generators.They produce electric power.
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