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New Report: Nuclear Power Economics and Project Structuring (9 January 2017)

New Report: Nuclear Power Economics and Project Structuring (9 January 2017)

Nuclear power is an economic source of electricity generation, combining reliability, low greenhouse gas emissions and long-term cost competitiveness. The operating costs of existing plants are usually very competitive  and these plants function well with a high degree of predictability. These are the conclusions of a new report Nuclear Power Economics and Project Structuring issued today by the World Nuclear Association. 

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Restart of Sendai 1 (25 Sept 2015)

Restart of Sendai 1 (25 Sept 2015)

Preparations are underway for the restart of the Sendai 1 reactor in Japan. Sendai 1 is a pressurized water reactor (PWR) sited on the southwest coast of Kyushu, the third largest island of Japan. It is owned and operated by the Kyushu Electric Power Company.

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