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Recovery plans are an opportunity to invest in nuclear

World Nuclear News

The COVID-19 pandemic recovery has presented a window of opportunity for governments, according to a White Paper published today by World Nuclear Association. It says recovery plans that include investment in nuclear energy could not only boost economic growth and jobs, but also to fulfil climate ch...


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Jim Stack on Jul 10, 2020 12:56 pm GMT

Since Nuclear is the most expensive power ever made it would be the only way a new plant could ever be financed. Then the regulations would delay it for years while Solar and Wind with advanced storage is being added weekly. Nice try but it still doesn't pencil out. 

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Bob Meinetz on Jul 13, 2020 6:17 am GMT

Jim, what is the basis for your claim "nuclear is the most expensive power ever made"? In 2019, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) disagreed:

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