U.S. nuclear power plant: capital cost in 2050

This statistic represents the projected capital costs of a typical nuclear power plant in the United States in 2008, 2010 and 2050. In 2008, the capital costs of a nuclear power plant amounted to around 6,230 U.S. dollars per kilowatt hour.

Projected capital costs of a typical U.S. nuclear power plant in 2008, 2010 and 2050

U.S. dollars per kilowatt hour
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Release date

February 2012


United States

Survey time period

2008 and 2010

Supplementary notes

All costs in 2009 U.S. dollars.

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