Headline: Can reactors react? Is a decarbonized electricity system with a mix of fluctuating renewables and nuclear reasonable?

The paper points out that a “balanced mix” of nuclear, wind and solar will be the most expensive option – unless future nuclear reactors can ramp like current open-cycle gas turbines.

Publication Year
2018
Publication Type
IASS Discussion Papers and IASS Working Papers
Citation

Morris, C. (2018): Can reactors react? Is a decarbonized electricity system with a mix of fluctuating renewables and nuclear reasonable? - IASS Discussion Paper, January 2018.DOI: http://doi.org/10.2312/iass.2018.002

DOI
10.2312/iass.2018.002
Links
http://publications.iass-potsdam.de/pubman/item/escidoc:2949898:4/component/esc…
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