Nuclear power production costs plummet

Kuehn, Steven E.
October 1995
Power Engineering;Oct95, Vol. 99 Issue 10, p16
Trade Publication
Reports on the cost of nuclear power production in the United States. Average capacity factor for all units; Performance of the nuclear power energy in 1994; Reasons for supporting nuclear power.


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