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What Does Nuclear Power Cost?

What Does Nuclear Power Cost?
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Because no new nuclear power plants have been constructed in the U.S. for several decades, we can’t know for sure what it will cost to build the next one until it’s actually been built.  Government loan guarantees are being offered to help get the next several plants built.

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Alexander Glaser Alexander Glaser - Dr. Alexander Glaser is Assistant Professor at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Princeton University. He is a participant in the University’s Program on Science and Global Security and works with the International Panel on Fissile Materials, which publishes the annual Global Fissile Material Report.