1 November 2009

The Nuclear Renaissance Meets Economic Reality

Peter A. Bradford

Peter A. Bradford is an adjunct professor at Vermont Law School, where he has taught “Nuclear Power and Public Policy.” From 1977 to 1982, he served on the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, and he...

As plans for new U.S. nuclear power plants encounter problems, their proponents seek to shift ever more economic risk to taxpayers who are already staggering under the weight of other federal bailouts.