TITLE

A Model for Improving Performance

AUTHOR(S)
Karns, Pete
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Nuclear Plant Journal;Jan/Feb2005, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information about the use of standard nuclear performance model (SNPM) in the U.S. nuclear power industry. SNPM is a model for the safe, reliable, and economically competitive nuclear power generation. The SNPM has been a joint effort of several industry bodies: Nuclear Energy Institute, Electric Cost Utility Group and Institute of Nuclear Power Operations. This model aims to enable benchmarking and improve overall plant performance, despite ageing assets and a retiring workforce. SNPM presents an opportunity for nuclear power generators across the globe who are looking to improve current production rates.
ACCESSION #
16265008

 

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