Ohio Economic Report

The Brattle Group · Apr 09, 2017 9:48 AM

A new report from The Brattle Group details the significant economic and environmental benefits of nuclear power plants in Ohio. 

Nuclear Power and the Clean Energy Future

The Horinko Group · Sep 09, 2016 9:40 AM

The Horinko Group takes a comprehensive look at the value of the nuclear energy industry from an environmental standpoint to determine contributions of U.S. nuclear plants. 

Nuclear is part of the solution for fighting climate change

Nuclear for Climate · Nov 24, 2015 9:30 AM

The world must use all low-carbon energy sources, including nuclear energy, if it is to limit climate change while still meeting development goals.

New York Nuclear Power Plants' Contribution to the State Economy

The Brattle Group · Sep 09, 2015 9:25 AM

The Brattle Group has determined that nuclear plants operating in New York contribute approximately $2.47 billion to state gross domestic product (GDP) ($3.77 billion in gross output), account for 18,000 in-state full time jobs (direct and secondary), help keep electricity prices low, are responsible for $113 million in net state tax revenues and avoid 26 million tons of CO2 emissions annually.

The Brattle Group has determined that nuclear plants operating in Pennsylvania contribute approximately $2.36 billion to state gross domestic product (GDP) ($3.56 billion in gross output), account for 15,600 in-state full time jobs (direct and secondary), help keep electricity prices low, and are responsible for $81 million in net state tax revenues annually.

Michigan Nuclear Power Plants' Contribution to the State Economy

The Brattle Group · Sep 09, 2015 9:18 AM

The Brattle Group has determined that nuclear plants operating in Michigan contribute approximately $596 million to state gross domestic product (GDP) ($842 million in gross output), account for 3,200 in-state full time jobs (direct and secondary), help keep electricity prices low, and are responsible for $23 million in net state tax revenues annually.

When Nuclear Ends: How Nuclear Retirements Might Undermine Clean Power Plan Progress

Samuel Brinton and Josh Freed, Third Way · Aug 09, 2015 9:12 AM

Nuclear power provides electricity for one in five homes in the U.S. But this zero-emissions power source faces extreme economic challenges led by badly designed energy markets that are leading to the premature closure of reactors. 

The Nuclear Industry’s Contribution to the U.S. Economy

The Brattle Group · Jul 09, 2015 9:07 AM

Nuclear power currently accounts for 19% of U.S. power production, but several factors are at play that may threaten some nuclear generators and could diminish the nuclear industry’s contribution to our electricity supply and the U.S. economy. 

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