Nuclear energy

621.48 T112ne 2010

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Nuclear energy

Tabak, John.

New York : Facts on file, inc, 2009.

206 p. : illus.; 24 cm.

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An objective discussion of commercial nuclear power, a hotly debated issue of worldwide significance for many decades and one fo the most controversial power-generation technologies. The book covers not only the physics and technology of energy production, reactor design, and nuclear safety but also the relationship between commercial nuclear power and disposal. The volume includes information on: the business of electricity production; nuclear energy and national policy; nuclear reactor designs; the physics of nuclear fission; a prehistory of nuclear power; reactor fuel; reactor safety; spent fuel.

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ISBN:

978-0-8160-7085-5

LC Call No:

QC792.T33

Dewey Class No:

621.48/T112ne/2010

Author:

Tabak, John.

Title:

Nuclear energy.

Publisher:

New York : Facts on file, inc, 2009.

Physical:

206 p. : illus.; 24 cm.

Series:

Energy and the environment

Notes:

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Summary:

An objective discussion of commercial nuclear power, a hotly debated issue of worldwide significance for many decades and one fo the most controversial power-generation technologies. The book covers not only the physics and technology of energy production, reactor design, and nuclear safety but also the relationship between commercial nuclear power and disposal. The volume includes information on: the business of electricity production; nuclear energy and national policy; nuclear reactor designs; the physics of nuclear fission; a prehistory of nuclear power; reactor fuel; reactor safety; spent fuel.

Subject:

Nuclear energy

Subject:

Power sources.

Link:

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