The Necessity of Nuclear Energy in Turkey: A Comparison with Hydropower Energy

Aras E.

ENERGY SOURCES PART B-ECONOMICS PLANNING AND POLICY, vol.8, no.2, pp.107-114, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier


This article aims at evaluating both the present status of nuclear power in general and its implications for the Turkish energy market. A comparison is made between hydropower energy and nuclear energy. Also, the necessity of nuclear energy in Turkey and positions of nuclear power plants is discussed for the coming years.