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Full Title: A Step-by-Step Guide to Nuclear Innovation Policy Author(s): Erin Burns & Todd Allen Publisher(s): Third Way Publication Date: 04/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Advanced nuclear innovation policy is finally taking center stage and...
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Full Title: Base-load Electricity from Natural Gas and Nuclear Power: The Role of Federal and State Policy Author(s): Mary English Publisher(s): University of Tennessee Knoxville Publication Date: 3/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Demand for electricity is being tempered by energy efficiency improvements, and renewable energy sources are increasingly viable. Nevertheless, large‐scale electricity generation will be needed for the foreseeable future. With growing concerns about greenhouse gases and hazardous as well as conventional air pollutants, coal has fallen out of favor.  Its traditional role as the mainstay of electricity...
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Full Title: Comments on the Fukushima Accident Author(s): Herschel Specter Publisher(s): RBR Consultants, Inc. Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This report offers some comments on the Fukushima accident and the offsite  responses to it....
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Full Title: Fukushima and Emergency Planning Author(s): Herschel Specter Publisher(s): N/A Publication Date: 12/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  One of the major lessons to be learned from the Fukushima accident is the need to minimize overall...
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Full Title: Fundamentals of Nuclear Power Author(s): Juan S. Giraldo Publisher(s): State Utility Forecasting Group Publication Date: 12/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This report provides background on the current state of nuclear energy and...
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The meltdowns at three nuclear plants at Fukushima, Japan almost three years ago were an economic disaster, but were these plants inherently unsafe? Did the Fukushima designs provide adequate safety...
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Full Title: Long-Term Nuclear Energy Policy in the United States Author(s): Mark Holt Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service Publication Date: 3/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This presentation examines the following: Current U.S. nuclear power role, Long-term nuclear energy planning, Government incentives and...
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Full Title: Measuring the Impacts of Nuclear Accidents on Energy Policy Author(s): Zsuzsanna Csereklyei Publisher(s): Vienna University Publication Date: 03/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This paper examines the history of nuclear energy, safety developments...
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Full Title: Nuclear Energy: Rebirth or Resuscitation? Author(s): Sharon Squassoni Publisher(s): Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Publication Date: 02/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): After several decades of disappointing growth, nuclear energy seems poised for a...
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Full Title: Prospects for U.S. Nuclear Power After Fukushima Author(s): Lucas W. Davis Publisher(s): Energy Institute at Haas Publication Date: 8/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The prospects for a revival of U.S. nuclear power were dim even before the tragic...
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The availability of cheap natural gas in the United States has stalled the construction of new nuclear plants.  While four new nuclear plants are under construction in the US, many...
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Full Title: SMR Deployment Faces Challenges Despite National Interest Author(s): George David Banks Publisher(s): Center for Strategic & International Studies Publication Date: 12/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  On November 14, 2013, roughly 40 participants from the federal...
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Full Title: The Price-Anderson Act: Is It Consistent with a Sound Energy Policy? Author(s): Barry Brownstein Publisher(s): Cato Institute Publication Date: 4/1984 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Of all the seemingly endless debates in American society, certainly...
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President-elect Donald Trump has nominated Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt as Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and former Texas Governor, Rick Perry, as the next Secretary of the...
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