publication . Preprint . Article . 2014

The Cost of Nuclear Electricity: France after Fukushima

Nicolas Boccard;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Jan 2014
  • Country: Spain
Abstract
Financial support from Generalitat de Catalunya (XREPP), Ministerio de Economia y Competitividad and Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovaci-n (contract ECO2010-16353) are gratefully acknowledged. This paper was revised during a summer visit at the Australian National University in 2013
Subjects
free text keywords: Electricity, Nuclear Power, Levelized Cost, Alternative Fuels, Electricitat, Electricity, Energia nuclear, Nuclear energy, jel:L51, jel:H42, jel:D61, Coal, business.industry, business, Operations management, Grid parity, Engineering, Natural resource economics, Operational costs, Cost of electricity by source, Electricity, Wind power, Capital cost, Nuclear power, Natural gas, Environmental science, Environmental economics
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