TITLE

A Better Time Now to Consider New Reactors

AUTHOR(S)
Crane, Christopher
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Nuclear Plant Journal;Mar-Apr2004, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides the perspective of the author about the direction of the nuclear power industry in North America. Government effort to ensure the construction of a first-of-a-kind nuclear power plant; Availability of technology for the construction of new nuclear power plants; Compliance of nuclear power plants with the Kyoto Protocol to reduced the greenhouse effect.
ACCESSION #
16110536

 

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