TITLE

STUDY PUTS NUCLEAR POWER COSTS COMPETITIVE WITH COAL AND GAS

AUTHOR(S)
Blankinship, Steve
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Power Engineering;Nov2004, Vol. 108 Issue 11, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the results of a study by the University of Chicago that examined the economic competitiveness of nuclear power. Comparison of the levelized cost of electricity for coal and gas-fired production; Principal economic barrier to nuclear power; Components of the early plant costs for the first U.S. nuclear plants initiated since the 1970s.
ACCESSION #
15226739

 

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