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Introduction of Thorium in the Nuclear Fuel Cycle Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/6615051e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/nuclear-energy/introduction-of-thorium-in-the-nuclear-fuel-cycle_9789264241732-en
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Since the beginning of the nuclear era, significant scientific attention has been given to thorium’s potential as a nuclear fuel.
Turkish nuclear legislation Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/6713021ec002.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/nuclear-energy/turkish-nuclear-legislation_nuclear_law-2013-5jz742tkm5q8
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Turkey’s current and future economic growth is estimated by OECD "to rise to above 3% in 2013 and, as the global recovery gathers strength, to pick up to 4.5% in 2014". The energy situation, particularly, in the electricity sector with supply from ...

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Primary energy supply Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/energy/primary-energy-supply.htm
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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.
Nuclear New Build Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/6615061e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/nuclear-energy/nuclear-new-build_9789264241749-en
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Nuclear new build has been progressing steadily since the year 2000, with the construction of 94 new reactors initiated and 56 completed reactors connected to the grid.
Restructuring the Electricity Sector and Promoting Green Growth in Japan Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5k43nxrhfjtd.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/economics/restructuring-the-electricity-sector-and-promoting-green-growth-in-japan_5k43nxrhfjtd-en
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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 the shortages caused by the accident and the...
 
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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?