This data frame contains data on the construction of 32 light water reactors constructed in the USA.
A data frame with 32 observations on the following 11 variables.
cost of construction (in billions of dollars adjusted to a 1976 base)
date at which the construction permit was issued
time between application for and issue of permit
time between issue of operating license and construction permit
power plant capacity (in MWe)
1 if light water reactor already present on site
1 if constructed in north-east region of USA
1 if cooling tower used
1 if nuclear steam supply system manufactured by
cumulative number of power plants constructed by each architect-engineer
1 if partial turnkey plant
The data were obtained from
Cox, D.R. and Snell, E.J. (1981). Applied Statistics (page 81, Example G). Chapman and Hall, London.