The Cost of Switching Electricity Generation From Coal to Nuclear Fuel

Virdis, Maria R.; Rieber, Michael
March 1991
Energy Journal;1991, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p109
Academic Journal
Provides a paper which evaluates the nuclear versus coal option for electricity generation in the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) countries at the beginning of the 1990s. Concerns over the threat of global warming; Reference to a study conducted by the OECD-Nuclear Energy Agency; Methodology and assumptions of the studies; Role played by load in the levelized generation cost.


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