TITLE

The Cost of Switching Electricity Generation From Coal to Nuclear Fuel

AUTHOR(S)
Virdis, Maria R.; Rieber, Michael
PUB. DATE
March 1991
SOURCE
Energy Journal;1991, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p109
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
9610290368

 

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