Drs. Shittu and Deason awarded a one-year, $100K Department of Energy and Idaho National Laboratory grant

August 01, 2017

Drs. Ekundayo Shittu and Jonathan Deason have been awarded a one-year, $100,000 Department of Energy and Idaho National Laboratory grant for their project, “Quantifying the Economic and Environmental Impacts of the Closure of Nuclear Power Plants.” Their project involves quantifying the cost and revenue of the entire U.S. fleet, prioritizing risks and mechanisms contributing to early retirement, and creating a market model to provide data to investment and policy decision makers.  Dr. Shittu is the principal investigator (PI) on the project, and Dr. Deason is the co-PI.