Reports & Studies
NEI reports and studies address public opinion, used fuel management and the economics of nuclear energy. See new reports below, or search the archives for more.
A solid majority of Americans continues to hold favorable views of nuclear energy and believes that electric companies should prepare now for new nuclear energy facilities to be built. This memo highlights the results of a public opinion survey conducted Feb. 8-10, 2013 by Bisconti Research, Inc. with GfK Roper. This survey included telephone interviews with 1,000 nationally representative U.S. adults and has a margin of error of plus or minus three percentage points.
The Department of Energy’s strategy is meant to provide a framework for a sustainable management program for used nuclear fuel and high-level radioactive waste from civilian and defense activities. The strategy is a statement of Administration policy and an official response to the Blue Ribbon Commission’s final report and recommendations. This strategy is also a response to language in the Consolidated Appropriations Act 2012 that directed the Administration to develop a used fuel management strategy. This strategy is the starting point for dialogue among the Administration, Congress and other stakeholders.
This report discusses the improving short- and long-term outlook for nuclear energy in the United States.
A summary of state legislation and regulations that support nuclear energy in Alaska, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.