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The nuclear renaissance

The nuclear renaissance

Thomas, Stephen (2011) The nuclear renaissance. Energy Economist (253). pp. 23-26. ISSN 0262-7108

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The revival in nuclear newbuild is been driven not by Gen III+ designs but by old technology. Promises that a new generation of reactors would be safer, simpler and cheaper have not been fulfilled. Moreover, new orders are being won by countries with little tradition of openness and adherence to proliferation safeguards and delivered to nations without experienced regulatory bodies.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Generation III+, nuclear renaissance, nuclear power
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
Faculty / Department / Research Group: Faculty of Business > Department of International Business & Economics
Faculty of Business > Centre for Work and Employment Research (CREW) > Public Services International Research Unit (PSIRU)
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