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An Analysis of power plant construction lead times

An Analysis of power plant construction lead times

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Published by Electric Power Research Institute in Palo Alto, Calif. (3412 Hillview Ave., Palo Alto 94304) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Nuclear power plants -- United States -- Design and construction,
    • Nuclear power plants -- United States -- Estimates,
    • Coal-fired power plants -- United States -- Design and construction,
    • Coal-fired power plants -- United States -- Estimates

    • Edition Notes

      Statementprepared by Applied Decision Analysis, Inc. ; principal investigators, D.S. Bauman, P.A. Morris, T.R. Rice ; prepared for Electric Power Research Institute ; EPRI project manager, S.W. Chapel.
      ContributionsApplied Decision Analysis, Inc., Electric Power Research Institute.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTK1343 .A63 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2568165M
      LC Control Number85110392

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