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 How much do nuclear power plants cost to construct?

Answer On average, the cost to construct a new nuclear power plant is two billion dollars. However, costs vary greatly, depending on the capacity of the new plant and its design.Source:Stanford.edu: Nucle... Read More »
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How much nuclear waste is currently generated by power plants?

According to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), around 2,000 metric tons of nuclear radioactive waste is produced each year from all the combined nuclear power plants in the U... Read More »
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How much of the electricity produced in the u.s. comes from nuclear power plants?

According to the U.S. Department of Energy, 20.2 percent of electricity generation in the United States came from nuclear power in 2009. Nuclear power plants generated 798.7 million megawatt-hours ... Read More »
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How much does a nuclear power plant cost to build?

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How much does it cost to build a nuclear power plant?

The cost to build a nuclear power plant is determined by cost per kilowatt. For initial construction of new nuclear power plants in the United States, the estimated cost is $3,500/kW, but subsequen... Read More »
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