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Old 03-27-2019, 01:43 PM   #5442 (permalink)
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I don't know what capacity factor of nuke has to do with anything either. If the available capacity is being underutilized, then there is huge potential for delivering much more electricity for practically no more cost. In other words, it would drive the cost per kWh down and make it more cost competitive.
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