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Nuclear Statistics

US Nuclear Power Plants
Highlighted information of U.S. nuclear power plants such as longest operating durations, largest reactors, state nuclear generation and plant performance.
Costs: Fuel, Operation, Waste Disposal & Life Cycle

The costs of generating electricity with nuclear energy include fuel, operations and management, as well as used fuel management and decommissioning. Since 2001, nuclear power plants have achieved lower production costs than coal, natural gas or oil.

Environment: Emissions Prevented

Statistical figures on the emissions prevented by nuclear power plants in America and worldwide.

On-Site Storage of Nuclear Waste

High- and low-level radioactive waste statistics, as well as on-site storage at U.S. nuclear energy facilities.

World Statistics

General nuclear statistics in the world, including the number of plants, total capacity and generation, country by country fuel shares, and reactors under construction.