Prospects for nuclear power in 2012
Thomas, Steve (2012) Prospects for nuclear power in 2012. Energy Economist, 364. pp. 6-10. ISSN 0262-7108Full text not available from this repository.
Post-Fukushima, the reality the nuclear industry may have to face is one that has been around since Three Mile Island – that designing a PWR or BWR that can survive a loss of coolant and loss of site power and still be economic is simply not feasible. Fukushima may therefore mark the effective end of the nuclear renaissance in the West, while questions of cost and technology will continue to dog nuclear optimism elsewhere.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||nuclear power, Fukushima|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions|
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
|School / Department / Research Groups:||School of Business|
School of Business > Public Services International Research Unit
|Last Modified:||21 May 2012 14:03|
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