Economics of alternative energy sources

@article{Ryle1977EconomicsOA,
  title={Economics of alternative energy sources},
  author={Martin Ryle},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1977},
  volume={267},
  pages={111-117}
}
An important part of the oil and natural gas at present consumed in the UK is used for the heating of buildings, a demand which shows large diurnal, day-to-day and annual fluctuations. The replacement of this energy by nuclear-generated electricity, as at present envisaged, would require the construction of some 250 GW of additional capacity by the end of… CONTINUE READING