Nuclear Energy Institute

Type: Organization
Name: Nuclear Energy Institute
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

NRC's Approval of ESBWR Design is Innovation Milestone

WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission announced today that it has certified the design of GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy's Economic Simplified Boiling Water Reactor (ESBWR). The design certification confirms ... [Published Town Hall - 8 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Experts set to discuss nuclear energy’s economic impact, jobs in Pennsylvania; reauthorization of Ex-Im Bank key

Clean Energy America (CEA) speaker DeLeah Lockridge, a nuclear engineer with Westinghouse and Mark Sieband, director of business planning with Ameren Missouri, are coming to Wilkes-Barre as part of a statewide tour to discuss the future of nuclear energy, ... [Published biz570.com - 8 hours ago]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

LETTER: The undeniable truth

David Noyes, regulatory and performance director at Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station, stated in a letter to the editor that a recent column by Meg Sheehan, Ecolaw environmental advocate, was a disservice to readers. This letter is in and of itself a disservice ... [Published Wicked Local Plymouth - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

The value of nuclear

The value of nuclear Liberalized electricity markets fail to appreciate the value nuclear power provides as a reliable, clean and cost-effective fuel that helps keep the grid stable, Marvin Fertel of the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) said today. ... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Nuclear power - insanity at taxpayers' and consumers' expense

12th September 2014The Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) - the corporate lobbyist in Washington, DC for the disintegrating atomic power industry - doesn't have to worry about repercussions from the negative impacts of nuclear power.For nuclear power is a ... [Published Ecologist - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 2 reports

The value of nuclear

The value of nuclear Liberalized electricity markets fail to appreciate the value nuclear power provides as a reliable, clean and cost-effective fuel that helps keep the grid stable, Marvin Fertel of the Nuclear Energy Institute said today. http://www.world-nuclear-news.org/NP-The-value-of-nuclear-1109201401.html ... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

NRC 2014 Implementing Lessons Learned from Fukushima: Public Meetings/Presentations

Implementing Lessons Learned from Fukushima: Public Meetings/PresentationsThe U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has a long-standing practice of conducting its regulatory responsibilities in an openmanner, and keeping the public informed of the ... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

More Data Improvement, Same Results: Nuclear Costs And Avoided Costs

Editor's Note: This post is part two of a discussion on the net benefits of low and no-carbon electricity technologies. Discussants include Charles Frank, a nonresident senior fellow in Global Economy and Development at Brookings and Amory Lovins, cofounder ... [Published Brookings Institution - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Power System Analysis Continues to Advance Safety, Reliability, Cost-Savings for the Nuclear Industry

ETAP, the leading provider of software solutions for the design,analysis, optimization, and real-time operation of electrical powersystems, today announced the release of a report by the ETAP NuclearUtilities User Group (NUUG), summarizing the collaborative ... [Published The CW44 Tampa Bay - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 1 reports

Nuclear Power’s Insanities – Taxpayer-Guaranteed

The Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) – the corporate lobbyist in Washington, D.C. for the disintegrating atomic power industry – doesn’t have to worry about repercussions from the negative impacts of nuclear power. For nuclear power is a government/taxpayer-guaranteed ... [Published Dissident Voice - Sep 06 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Leslie Barbour Retires Leaving NEI and the Industry Poised for Growth

The following is a guest post by Leslie Barbour, Director of Legislative Programs for NEI.  After 21 years working at the Nuclear Energy Institute as an industry lobbyist, I retire today with a great sense of accomplishment for what the industry has ... [Published NEI Nuclear Notes - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 5 reports

Nuclear plants prevail on storage of waste

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission approved a final rule Tuesday that essentially concludes nuclear waste can be stored on-site for 160 years or more after a reactor has shut down.While the rule is not meant to "authorize or permit nuclear power plant ... [Published Cape Cod Online - Aug 27 2014]

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"This duration of liability is uninsurable at present and is restricting insurer involvement for liability insurance" Tetley said
"The Nuclear Regulatory Commission's safety certification of the ESBWR design is a tremendous milestone and a testimony to GE Hitachi's technological excellence. Approval of this innovative, advanced-design reactor will help make it possible for America to continue to rely on nuclear energy as a carbon-free source of affordable, round-the-clock electricity. Our nation's electricity diversity and energy security will be the stronger for it."
"Nuclear power, promoted as too cheap to meter, turned outout to be too expensive to use, the road to nuclear proliferation, and the creator of radioactive trash that has no place to go."
...have 40 year [operating licences] – and when you look at price, nuclear plants are very stable, both for consumers and for business," Fertel said. "Nuclear power plants provide extremely important grid stability. Right now in competitive markets they get almost zero value for what they do and they are not known to do it until they lose it" he said

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Insurers can help improve the image of nuclear [Published World Nuclear News - 7 hours ago]
NRC's Approval of ESBWR Design is Innovation Mi... [Published Town Hall - 8 hours ago]
NRC's Approval of ESBWR Design is Innovation Mi... [Published EMoneyDaily - 8 hours ago]
Experts set to discuss nuclear energy’s economi... [Published biz570.com - 8 hours ago]
LETTER: The undeniable truth [Published Wicked Local Plymouth - Sep 13 2014]
The value of nuclear [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Sep 12 2014]
Nuclear power - insanity at taxpayers' and cons... [Published Ecologist - Sep 12 2014]
Is public acceptance a business risk for the nu... [Published Power Engineering International - Sep 12 2014]
The value of nuclear [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Sep 11 2014]
Alternative Energies Debate—All Things Consider... [Published Brookings Institution - Sep 11 2014]
Alternative Energies Debate—All Things Co... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Sep 11 2014]
The value of nuclear [Published World Nuclear News - Sep 11 2014]
NRC 2014 Implementing Lessons Learned from Fuku... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Sep 10 2014]
More Data Improvement, Same Results: Nuclear Co... [Published Brookings Institution - Sep 08 2014]
Saudi Arabia Fast-Tracks Nuclear Power [Published Forbes.com - Sep 08 2014]
Power System Analysis Continues to Advance Safe... [Published The CW44 Tampa Bay - Sep 08 2014]
Congress Is Back. Its Mission? Keep Government ... [Published National Journal - Sep 08 2014]
Nuclear Power’s Insanities – Taxpayer-Guaranteed [Published Dissident Voice - Sep 06 2014]
MIT students meet with nuclear energy policy-ma... [Published MIT News feed - Sep 04 2014]
PGE's Tony Earley Receives EEI's ‘Distinguished... [Published Edison Electric Institute - Sep 04 2014]
Leslie Barbour Retires Leaving NEI and the Indu... [Published NEI Nuclear Notes - Sep 04 2014]
NRC Vote Clears Way for Action on Stalled Licen... [Published Engineering News-Record - Sep 03 2014]
Transcript: Monday, September 1, 2014 [Published NBR.com - Sep 02 2014]
Nuclear regulator rules on-site spent fuel stor... [Published Columbia Regional Business Report - Sep 02 2014]
Regulators Lift Nuke Plant Licensing Morotorium [Published Cutting Edge News - Sep 01 2014]
Transatomic Power - nuclear industry take note [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Aug 30 2014]
Vietnam Pact Nears End of Hill Review [Published Arms Control Association - Aug 30 2014]
TVA makes $4.5 billion bet on nuclear resurgence [Published Tennessean - Aug 29 2014]
NRC approves final rule on spent fuel storage [Published Nuclear Engineering International - Aug 28 2014]
NRC: Okay to Store Used Reactor Fuel on Site [Published Peak Oil - Aug 27 2014]
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The value of nuclear [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Sep 12 2014]
The value of nuclear Liberalized electricity markets fail to appreciate the value nuclear power provides as a reliable, clean and cost-effective fuel that helps keep the grid stable, Marvin Fertel of the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) said today. ...
The value of nuclear [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Sep 11 2014]
The value of nuclear Liberalized electricity markets fail to appreciate the value nuclear power provides as a reliable, clean and cost-effective fuel that helps keep the grid stable, Marvin Fertel of the Nuclear Energy Institute said today. http://www.world-nuclear-news.org/NP-The-value-of-nuclear-1109201401.html ...
Alternative Energies Debate—All Things Co... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Sep 11 2014]
Editor's Note: This post is part of a discussion on the net benefits of low and no-carbon electricity technologies . Discussants include Charles Frank, a nonresident senior fellow in Global Economy and Development at Brookings and Amory Lovins, cofounder ...
NRC 2014 Implementing Lessons Learned from Fuku... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Sep 10 2014]
Implementing Lessons Learned from Fukushima: Public Meetings/PresentationsThe U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has a long-standing practice of conducting its regulatory responsibilities in an openmanner, and keeping the public informed of the ...
MIT students meet with nuclear energy policy-ma... [Published MIT News feed - Sep 04 2014]
The 2014 Nuclear Engineering Student Delegation (NESD) convened on July 6 to prepare an independent policy statement in advance of a week of meetings with nuclear industry representatives, executive offices, and legislative offices. Graduate students ...
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Nuclear Industry Commends NRC for Finalizing Us... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Aug 26 2014]
Carbon Reduction Requires Big Role for Nuclear ... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jun 02 2014]
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Nuclear Energy Industry Leaders Will Gather in ... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Apr 17 2014]
Americans Want Diversified Electricity Mix, Sur... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Apr 02 2014]
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