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How much does it cost to build different types of power plants in the United States?

On June 6, 2016, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) published Construction cost data for electric generators installed in 2013, and it expects to publish construction cost data for generators installed in 2014 and in 2015 in August 2016 and October 2016, respectively.

Last updated: June 6, 2016


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