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outlook for nuclear power

presentations at the technical session of the annual meeting--November 1, 1979, Washington, D.C.

by National Academy of Engineering.

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Published by available from Office of Publications, National Academy of Sciences in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear power plants -- Addresses, essays, lectures,
  • Nuclear energy -- Addresses, essays, lectures

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTK1078 .N37 1980
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 74 p. :
    Number of Pages74
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4123940M
    ISBN 100309030390
    LC Control Number80080730

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electricity, with gigawatts (GW) of capacity accounting for 19% of electricity generation in The AEO examines this role, including capacity expansion and the long-term operation of existing plants, in a number of side cases.

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