Nuclear Energy Economics Lecture

Lecture Notes:


  • Henry Sokolski, “Energy Economics: Nuclear and Non-Nuclear,” updated 2020.
    • Part 1: Introduction
    • Part 2: Energy Basics
    • Part 3: Peak and Base Load
    • Part 4: Electrical Distribution Systems
    • Part 5: Natural Gas Substitution for Coal and Nuclear
    • Part 6: Nuclear Power's Future, Not So Bright
    • Part 7: Nuclear Power's Future Around the Globe
    • Part 8: New Energy Technology Developments Reinforce Move Away from Nuclear and Coal
    • Part 9: Renewables Are Becoming More Attractive in the Middle East

Part 10: Future Variables of Interest


  • “Nuclear Energy Economics,” Nonproliferation Policy Education Center, updated October 2022.  Available as a PDF.