Resurgence of nuclear power sparking interest

June 2007
Penton's Welding Magazine;Jun2007, Vol. 80 Issue 6, p72
Trade Publication
The article states that the expected resurgence of the U.S. nuclear power industry is predicted to cause a rise in demand for highly skilled welders. Among the factors that improve the position of nuclear power compared with other options are the high cost of fossil fuels and increasing concerns over climate change and greenhouse gas emissions. Cambridge Energy Research Associates Inc. predicted that energy companies will begin submitting applications for licenses to build and operate new nuclear power plants in the U.S.


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