Estimation of Potential Economic Benefits of Cooling Tower Installation at the Diablo Canyon Power Plant

Estimation of Potential Economic Benefits of Cooling Tower Installation at the Diablo Canyon Power Plant

Primary Country: United States
Ecosystem: shelf sea
Sample Value Estimates:
for the Diablo canyon power plant in California
  1. $0 - $25,177 / yr: total direct market benefits resulting from installation of cooling towers
  2. $5-$25/fish: values of fish directly targeted by recreational fishing, rockfish and California halibut
  3. $582 - $35,487/yr: total benefits of installing cooling towers
  4. $391-$16,661/yr: non-use benefits of installing cooling towers
Region: Americas / Pacific
Data source: This source provided by Salman Hussain at the Scottish Agricultural College.

Publication information

ASA Analysis & Communication, Inc. Strand, Ivar “Estimation of Potential Economic Benefits of Cooling Tower Installation at the Diablo Canyon Power Plant” Report for Pacific Gas and Electric Company, 2003

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