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January 22, 2013 06:15 ET

More Small Nuclear Merchant Plants in U.S. on Verge of Closing as Pressures, Obstacles Mount, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - Jan 22, 2013) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Financial risk management and utility research firms have released recent reports about the economic struggles of smaller nuclear merchant plants in the U.S. The plants are having financial troubles attributed to low market power prices, low capacity payments, compliance costs, structural regulatory interference, high fixed costs, and other economic pressures that have hindered profitability.

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