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The Bottom Line on Nuclear Energy

March 5, 2015 by David Hess

Existing nuclear power plants are extremely valuable societal assets. Shutting them down in the absence of compelling economic or technical reasons is folly. Make no mistake. Closing well-performing nuclear plants before it is technically necessary costs society dearly.[read more]

Nuclear and Renewables Shared Goal and Comparative Costs

November 10, 2014 by Tracey Durning

If there’s one thing the social network Twitter quickly brings to light, it is that very few people seem to genuinely support an “All of the Above” approach to the mitigation of the effects of climate change through things like renewables, nuclear, energy efficiency, etc.[read more]


Seeking Consensus on the Internalized Costs of Nuclear

May 5, 2014 by Schalk Cloete

Nuclear Internalized Costs


This article will gather some data about TEC community views on the global average internalized cost of nuclear power. Please chip in with your opinion so that we can gather a statistically significant sample size and get a meaningful indication of the current consensus (or lack thereof).[read more]