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Full Title: Comments on the Fukushima Accident Author(s): Herschel Specter Publisher(s): RBR Consultants, Inc. Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This report offers some comments on the Fukushima accident and the offsite  responses to it....
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Full Title: Commercial Spent Nuclear Fuel: Observations on the Key Attributes and Challenges of Storage and Disposal Options Author(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publisher(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: In...
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Full Title: Construction Work in Progress: An Effective Financial Tool to Lower the Cost of Electricity Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Nuclear Energy Institute Publication Date: 2/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): New nuclear power plants are large, capital-intensive projects....
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There is an inconvenient and uncomfortable truth that nuclear energy is a significant non-CO2 source of electrical power in the U.S. Despite the dramatic expansion of solar and wind, these...
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Full Title:  Corporate Incentives and Nuclear Safety Author(s): Catherine Hausman Publisher(s): Energy Institute at Haas, University of California, Berkeley Publication Date: 11/2011 Language: English Length: 53 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD FILE<– Description (excerpt): Approximately half of all...
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Full Title: Costs and Benefits of Saving Unprofitable Generators Author(s): Daniel Shawhan and Paul Picciano Publisher(s): Resources For the Future Publication Date: 11/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In this paper, we use a detailed power...
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A recent decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals (D.C. Circuit) will require the U.S. to reevaluate the environmental impacts of disposal and storage of nuclear waste. The decision vacated...
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Full Title: Cyber Security at Civil Nuclear Facilities: Understanding the Risks Author(s): Caroline Baylon, Roger Brunt, and David Livingstone Publisher(s): Chatham House Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Recent high-profile cyber attacks, including the...
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Full Title: Decommissioning US Power Plants: Decisions, Costs, and Key Issues Author(s): Daniel Raimi Publisher(s): Resources For the Future Publication Date: 10/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In recent years, hundreds of large power plants have...
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