|Apr30-12, 10:46 PM||#52|
How much nuclear fuel is in a nuclear sub?
A ton of TNT is 4.184 gigajoules; that is just over a megawatt-hour. A Sea Wolf sub is officially 45000 HP; that is 33 MW; that means it uses about the same amount of energy as 762 tons of TNT every day at full power.
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