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Preparing the Ground for Renewal of Nuclear Power

by Behram N. Kursunoglu

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Published by Springer US in Boston, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Physical organic chemistry,
  • Engineering,
  • Nuclear engineering,
  • Environmental management,
  • Renewable energy sources

  • About the Edition

    This conference proceedings explores issues surrounding the replacement of existing nuclear power plants when they reach the end of their useful life. Topics covered include: Nuclear competitiveness regarding politics and power plant evolution; social acceptance regarding communication, information, waste, and safety proliferation; and durability regarding resources and effects on the environment.

    Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Behram N. Kursunoglu, Stephan L. Mintz, Arnold Perlmutter
    ContributionsMintz, Stephan L., Perlmutter, Arnold
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTK9001-9401
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] /
    Pagination1 online resource (198 p.)
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27082429M
    ISBN 10146137118X, 1461546796
    ISBN 109781461371182, 9781461546795
    OCLC/WorldCa851731551

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