TITLE

US scores consistent marks on aggregate performance

PUB. DATE
May 1997
SOURCE
Power;May/Jun97, Vol. 141 Issue 3, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on findings indicating the consistent performance of US nuclear power plants. Statistics released by the World Association Nuclear Operators; Parameters measured; Areas of greatest improvement; Contact information.
ACCESSION #
9709064311

 

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