6 global stocks to play the rising focus on nuclear power, according to Jefferies

A picture taken on April 25, 2016, shows the two cooling towers of the nuclear power plant of Civaux, seen behind a colza field, in Civaux, central France
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While renewables such as wind and solar have been seen as the long term future of a low-carbon energy sector, Jefferies thinks nuclear power could be a more immediate alternative, naming six buy-rated stocks that it thinks will benefit from Europe's "nuclear revival."

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