Archive // Nuclear

Who Wins if Nuclear Loses?

September 18, 2019 |
With the Democratic presidential primary continuing to pick up, energy policy has come into focus, bringing rarely discussed topics like nuclear power to the forefront. More left leaning candidates, like Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, have come out against...
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Power Plant Subsidies: Going Nuclear

June 13, 2017 |
Last month, BTU Analytics published an analysis of global energy consumption trends, highlighting that the United States is decarbonizing over time as consumption trends rotate away from coal and oil towards natural gas and renewables.  For power generation, specifically,...
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A Nat Gas Killer? New Nukes in the Southeast

May 26, 2015 |
Nuclear power facilities are a hot topic of debate right now. Nukes provide scalable and reliable emissions-free power but some groups worry about safety and environmental issues. The Fukushima disaster in 2011 without question highlighted some of these concerns....
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