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Small Modular Reactors
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Recent interest in small modular reactors (SMRs) is being driven by a desire to reduce the total capital costs associated with nuclear power plants and to provide power to small grid systems. According to estimates available today, if all the...
Financing the Decommissioning of Nuclear Facilities
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Decommissioning of both commercial and R&D nuclear facilities is expected to increase significantly in the coming years, and the largest of such industrial decommissioning projects could command considerable budgets.

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Primary energy supply
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Primary energy supply is defined as energy production plus energy imports, minus energy exports, minus international bunkers, then plus or minus stock changes.
National Inventories and Management Strategies for Spent Nuclear Fuel and Radioactive Waste
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Radioactive waste inventory data are an important element in the development of a national radioactive waste management programme since these data affect the design and selection of the ultimate disposal methods.
Restructuring the Electricity Sector and Promoting Green Growth in Japan
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The 2011 disaster and nuclear problems opened the door to a new energy policy, as they raised fundamental questions about the electricity system’s ability to prevent and respond to accidents. In particular, the system has had difficulty coping with...
 
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Did you know that NEA member countries account for approximately 85% of the world's installed nuclear capacity and that in the OECD area, nuclear energy represents almost 22% of the electricity supply?
 
 
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