Monday, February 05, 2007

WEC Report: Solid Economic Reasons to Support New Nuclear in Europe

From Nuclear Engineering International:

Encouraging investment through stable, consistent and predictable energy market rules are the key factor in determining the future of nuclear power in Europe, a new report from the World Energy Council (WEC) concludes.

The report points out that there are solid economic reasons to support the development of nuclear power in Europe, with the economics behind nuclear power particularly attractive considering that planned lifetime extensions, capacity increases and licence renewals can further reduce costs.
Click here for the executive summary and here for the full report.

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