The Economic Failure of Nuclear Power and the Development of a Low Carbon Electricity Future

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70
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Quality:
70
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45
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Reliability:
70
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Free
Expiration
Tuesday, June 11, 2024
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North America Central America South America Oceania Scandinavia Europe Africa Middle East Asia
Publication year
2014
Energy Trend 2014
New Nuclear
Industry
Energy/Utility
Energy Sub-sector
Nuclear

This paper examines the fundamental choice policymakers are being asked to make and shows that nuclear power is among the least attractive climate change policy options (too costly, too slow, and too uncertain) and is likely to remain so for the foreseeable.

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Author:
Mark Cooper, Ph.D
Publisher:
Vermont Law School
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