economics of the Shoreham Nuclear Plant

by Karl Hausker

Publisher: U.S. G.P.O., Publisher: For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington

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Places:

  • New York (State)

Subjects:

  • Shoreham Nuclear Powerplant (N.Y.),
  • Nuclear power plants -- New York (State) -- Finance.,
  • Electric utilities -- New York (State) -- Finance.

Edition Notes

Statementprinted at the request of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate.
SeriesS. prt. ;, 101-42
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD9685.U7 S494 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 4, 35 p. :
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1813104M
LC Control Number89602720

  The economic penalty of abandoning it would be substantial. If the Nuclear Regulatory Commission decides to license Shoreham as safe to operate, neither state nor . Shoreham Nuclear Power Plant, was designed to provide such an indepen-dent test of Propositions 1 and 2, as well as an exploration into exit processes not addressed by the temporal model. The present article examines organization-level escalation by presenting Ross and Staw Books, ). The Politics of the Shoreham Nuclear Power Plant This article explores the process and implications of decoupling for democracy. It first sketches the analytical framework of decoupling. Next, it discusses the issues related to emergency planning for atomic.   SHOREHAM, L.I., June 3 — More than protesters were arrested here today af demonstrators gathered on the town beach to protest the construction of a nuclear‐power generating plant.

Get this from a library! Licensed to kill?: the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and the Shoreham Power Plant. [Joan B Aron] -- Examines the nuclear power plant constructed at Shoreham, New York, and the accumulated miscalculations and mishaps that eventually forced its . This is a list of books about nuclear are non-fiction books which relate to uranium mining, nuclear weapons and/or nuclear power.. American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer (); The Angry Genie: One Man's Walk Through the Nuclear Age (); The Atom Besieged: Extraparliamentary Dissent in France and Germany ().   Cablevision CEO James Dolan purchases the Shoreham nuclear plant from LILCO and enters into negotiations to purchase all of the Island’s nuclear reactors. Long Islanders pay some of the highest energy rates in the country and continue to pay down Shoreham’s $6 billion price tag. Currently, the bill stands at around $ billion worth. Abstract. The Long Island Lighting Company (LILCO) serves Long Island and a small section of Queens, New York, with electricity and gas. The company has under construction one nuclear-powered, MW electric generating plant, the Shoreham, scheduled to come on-line late in ; in addition, LILCO has made application to construct two new nuclear plants in the town of Riverhead in Suffolk.

  The Nuclear Regulatory Commission and the Shoreham Power Plant (Pitt Series in Policy and Institutional Studies) Paperback – Janu by Joan Aron (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ Author: Joan Aron.   The State Public Service Commission approves a percent temporary increase in Lilco's rates to help pay for Shoreham. The company estimates the plant . my husband and i loved your photos of the Shoreham Nuclear power plant. he worked on site in nuclear engineering for many years, up until it closed. Nicole. Febru at pm. I heard that Sacha Baron Cohen was filming a movie there a few years back. Jeff. Febru at pm.

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The economics of the Shoreham Nuclear Plant [Karl. Hausker] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book was digitized and reprinted from the collections of the University of California Libraries. It was produced from digital images created through the libraries’ mass digitization efforts.

The digital images were cleaned and prepared for printing through automated. Get this from a library. The economics of the Shoreham Nuclear Plant. [Karl Hausker; United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.]. The Shoreham Nuclear Power Plant was a completed General Electric nuclear boiling water reactor located adjacent to Long Island Sound in East Shoreham, New York.

The plant was built between and by the Long Island Lighting Company (LILCO). The plant faced considerable public opposition after the Three Mile Island accident and the Chernobyl on: East Shoreham, New York. Book McCaffrey, D P. The Long Island Lighting Company (LILCO) built the Shoreham Nuclear Power plant, on New York State's Long Island, at a cost of over $5 billion.

Inthe United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission granted LILCO a full operating license for Shoreham. yet, that year New York State and LILCO signed an agreement under which. Shoreham would have been the most expensive nuclear plant per kilowatt of electricity ever built.

Now that stands to be beaten. Nuclear power plants, Author: Karl Grossman. Get this from a library. The Politics of Nuclear Power: a History of the Shoreham Nuclear Power Plant. [David P McCaffrey] -- Several individuals noted the potentially important civilian uses of atomic energy shortly after the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in That year J.

Robert Oppenheimer told a. Licensed to Kill. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission and the Shoreham Power Plant, a book by Joan Aron, presents the first detailed case study of how an activist public and elected officials of New York state opposed the Shoreham Nuclear Power Plant on Long Island.

The book explains that nuclear power faltered when "public concerns about health, safety, and the environment superseded other. “Shoreham Action is One of the Largest Held Worldwide,” was the headline in The New York Times about an event which happened 40 years ago this month.

The article told of how “more than protesters were arrested” on June 3, at the site of the then under-construction Shoreham nuclear power plant and “15, demonstrators gathered” on the beach fronting the plant in the.

The first power plant protoype reactor began operation in Shippingport, Pennsylvania in It was followed by the Dresden 1 unit near Chicago inthe Yankee plant in Rowe, Massachusetts (), and the Indian Point (New York) and Big Rock Point (Michigan) plants in 1%2.

The Shoreham Plant in The Shoreham Nuclear Power Plant is a nuclear power plant located in East Shoreham, Long Island (a borough of the Outer Lands).Adjacent to the the Long Island Sound, the plant consists of a single boiling water reactor with the power capacity of megawatts.

Announced in as a means to ease power consumption on Long Island, the plant gained little opposition. The state bought the nuclear plant for $1 inand Shoreham was decommissioned in when the last of more than irradiated fuel rods and 5 million pounds of nuclear waste were removed.

Therefore, to provide additional grounding for an organizational theory of escalation, we examined the Long Island Lighting Company's decision to build and operate the Shoreham Nuclear Power Plant.

Shoreham's cost, estimated to be $75 million when the project was announced inrose over the next 23 years to over $5 billion. This year marks the 30th anniversary of the deal that ultimately shuttered the plant.

News 12 Digital revisited the story of the Shoreham nuclear plant to explore how the power of the public's. Using the Shoreham Nuclear Power Plant on Long Island as a case study, and reviewing the civil racketeering trial relating to that plant, McCallion details how a fatal combination of fraud, incompetence, and naivete has driven utility companies to the brink (and in some cases, beyond the brink) of bankruptcy in the vain quest for the nuclear.

Before a decade more had passed, Shoreham was decommissioned; the nuclear steam supply system was removed, and the plant could never operate as a nuclear plant (although there were plans to power the original turbine with steam from a fossil plant.) Shoreham had ultimately, according to the New York State Comptroller, taken about $ billion.

“Shoreham Action Is One Of The Largest Held Worldwide,” was the headline in The New York Times about an event that happened 40 years ago. The article told of how “more than protesters were arrested” at the site of the then under-construction Shoreham nuclear power plant and “15, demonstrators gathered” on the beach fronting the plant in the protest of it.

Behind it all sits a hulking structure, a relic of one of the most divisive flashpoints in Long Island history -- the Shoreham nuclear power plant.

WATCH: Power of the People - Full Documentary A generation of Long Islanders is barely aware of the circuitous saga of the plant or. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages ; 25 cm.

Contents: 1. Introduction.- Technological Factors: Discoveries. New nuclear power plants typically have high capital expenditure for building the plant.

Fuel, operational, and maintenance costs are relatively small components of the total cost. The long service life and high capacity factor of nuclear power plants allow sufficient funds for ultimate plant decommissioning and waste storage and management to be accumulated, with little impact on the price.

a book by Joan Aron, [Licensed to Kill. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission and the Shoreham Power Plant. By Joan Aron. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, ] presents the first detailed case study of how an activist public and el.

The Black Fox Nuclear Power Plant was a nuclear power plant proposed by the Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO) in May It was cancelled in History. The facility was to be built approximately 3 miles southwest of downtown. Shoreham was the first large, NRC-licensed, commercial nuclear power plant to achieve the final goal of license termination.

The pioneering nature of the project made the Shoreham experience unique and challenging in many ways. A two-year project to decommission the $ billion Shoreham Nuclear Power Plant is finished and all radioactive material has been removed, Richard M.

The Politics of Nuclear Power: A History of the Shoreham Nuclear Power Plant (Risk, Governance and Society (5)) st Edition by D.P. McCaffrey (Author) ISBN Assuming a conservative 60% capacity factor for the nuclear plant, (chart of Millstone 1 here) this means the actual energy output by the wind turbines is less than 1/20,th.

— Omegatron25 March (UTC) As noted in the intro, the Shoreham plant is not the "twin" of the Millstone plant. The study estimates that the direct and indirect economic benefits of operating the plant - including wages to Shoreham workers, profits to Lilco shareholders and those ripple effects in the.

Last April, Governor Cuomo formed a commission to study the Shoreham nuclear power plant and asked its 13 members to answer questions about the economics and safety of the plant. The Shoreham Nuclear Power Plant was a completed General Electric nuclear boiling water reactor located adjacent to Long Island Sound in East Shoreham, New York.

Help improve Atlas Obscura by expanding Shoreham Nuclear Power Plant with additional information or photos. This nuclear power plant was designed with the capability to power most of Long Island.

But once the plant is sold to a state authority for $1, Suffolk County, the town of Brookhaven and the Shoreham-Wading River school district will be entitled to a. It is difficult to comprehend what the economic loss of the $6 billion, operational Shoreham nuclear power plant really means.

But let’s look at the situation using our deluxe F pickup trucks. The Shoreham Nuclear Power Plant cost $6 billion to build, but it was never turned on. Let me repeat that: it never generated a single watt of electricity. The reason? The plant was not permitted to operate because the utility couldn’t come up with a credible evacuation plan in case of an accident.

How the Shoreham plant was stopped.economic analysis, this paper begins with the tale of the widely-reported "Nuclear Renaissance." The Nuclear Renaissance The story of the Nuclear Renaissance and the difficult years for nuclear power that preceded it provides background for the current debates about nuclear economics.

Many US and Canadian nuclear power plant.