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Nuclear power plant siting

Dennis L. Meredith

Nuclear power plant siting

a handbook for the layman

by Dennis L. Meredith

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Published in Kingston, R.I .
Written in English

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  • Nuclear power plants -- Location -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p.29-32.

    Statement[by] Dennis L. Meredith.
    SeriesUniversity of Rhode Island. Marine bulletin, no.6, Marine bulletin (University of Rhode Island) -- no. 6.
    ContributionsUniversity of Rhode Island.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15160153M


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Division of Regional Studies.; United States. Government Printing Office.; United States. National Technical Information Service.;]. SITING OF NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS 1. INTRODUCTION Siting, design, construction, operation, and de-commissioning are the five major stages during the life time of a nuclear power plant.

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Environmental Injustice in Siting Nuclear Plants Mary Alldred and Kristin Shrader-Frechette ABSTRACT The mining, fuel enrichment-fabrication, and waste-management stages of the US commercial nuclear-fuel cycle have been documented as involving environmental injustices affecting, respectively, indigenous.

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Hayden Lesbirel's work on nuclear power plant siting in Japan, focusing primarily on private sector bargaining (Lesbirel ), looked only indirectly at the role of the state while Samuels' book on Japanese energy markets focused on the reciprocal relations between private utility companies and the central government (Samuels ).

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