U.S. Energy Information Administration - EIA - Independent Statistics and Analysis
Frequently Asked Questions
How many new nuclear power plants are being built in the United States?
Information on the status of new and planned commercial nuclear power reactors is available in the U.S. Department of Energy Nuclear Power Deployment Scorecard and the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Last updated: March 12, 2013
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