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Markal 3.24 Nuclear Power E-PWR/AP1000 2020

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Title: Markal 3.24 Nuclear Power E-PWR/AP1000 2020 cost data point

Content: h2 Items that this cost includes

In particular, please explain how the following costs have been treated:

# Uranium extraction and processing
# Uranium storage
# Uranium disposal
# Connection costs to national grid

h2 Items that this cost excludes

h2 Detail on the conditions under which this cost is valid

h2 Explanations as to why this cost differs from others

h2 Limitations of this cost estimate

h2 Notes in Markal document

| Based on 35% efficiency; | based on M£1625/GW. Assuming licensing and UK specific cost adders - upper end of cost estimates is used (SDC, 2006); O&M cost is based on M$1.39/PJ Contains all O&M costs (Kolb and Martinsen, 2003). M£1050/GW based on costs reductions from licensing familiarity and nth of a kind - lower end of cost estimates is used (SDC, 2006) |

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Nuclear Power cost data points

User: Tom Counsell

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Cost category: Nuclear Power cost data

Cost source: Markal 3.24 cost source

Valid for quantity of fuel: 

Valid in year: 2020

Efficiency: 35%

Life: 50

Size: 1600 MW


Operating: £(2000)50/kWpeak

Capital: £(2000)1050/kWpeak

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Label: E-PWR/AP1000

Output: 83%