Fox-Penner, Peter S.; Chupka, Marc; Basheda, Gregory; Schumacher, Adam
September 2006
Electric Perspectives;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p32
The article focuses on the efforts of the energy industries and the U.S. government to reduce the costs and risks of building power plants that can produce 50 gigawatts. New nuclear plants are under active consideration more than a quarter century after the last nuclear plant was ordered. Utility operators are also proposing new baseload coal plants for the first time in more than a decade.


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