2007

12/20/2007 Congress’ FY08 Appropriations Bill Paves Way For Continued Advancement of Nuclear Power
12/19/2007 Industry Welcomes Approval of International Liability Framework as Part of New Energy Law
12/17/2007 Congressional Budget Agreement Will Help Encourage Construction of New Nuclear Plants
12/6/2007 Senate Panel’s Rejection of Nuclear Energy Amendment Is Missed Opportunity To Pursue Clean-Air Goals
12/6/2007 House Misses Opportunity To Strengthen Clean-Air Program By Not Including Nuclear Energy in H.R. 6
12/3/2007 NEI Questions Value of Politicians’ Decision to Pre-Judge Indian Point Relicensing Review
11/28/2007 NEI Congratulates Dominion for Filing of New Reactor License Application
11/15/2007 Nuclear Industry Has Fulfilled its Obligation to the Uranium D&D Fund, Opposes New Levy
11/6/2007 Nuclear Renaissance Presents Significant Employment Opportunities, NEI Tells Senate Panel
11/5/2007 Eight of 10 Americans Support Federal Incentives to Jump-Start Carbon-Free Energy Technologies
11/2/2007 Nuclear Energy Institute Elects Progress Energy’s William Johnson to Executive Committee
10/31/2007 Yucca Mountain is Centerpiece of National Policy to Dispose of Radioactive Waste
10/30/2007 NEI Congratulates Tennessee Valley Authority and NuStart Energy for New-Plant License Application
10/25/2007 Seidler Joins Nuclear Energy Institute to Direct Yucca Mountain Efforts in Nevada Office
10/9/2007 Nuclear Energy ‘Indispensable’ Part of Portfolio Approach to Climate Change, Says NEI Policy
10/4/2007 Nuclear Industry Welcomes Step Forward For DOE Clean-Energy Loan Guarantee Program
10/4/2007 Nuclear Energy Institute Praises Sen. Domenici For Decades of Leadership in Energy Policy
10/3/2007 Effective Reactor Oversight Process Key to Safe, Reliable Operations, NEI Leader Tells Senate Panel
9/25/2007 NEI Congratulates NRG on Filing Complete License Application for New Texas Reactors
9/19/2007 Nuclear Power Plants Vital to Achieving N.J. Clean Air, Electricity Needs, Study Shows
9/13/2007 Industry Leader Cites Value of Nuclear Power
9/3/2007 McGaffigan Served With Great Passion and Competency at Nuclear Regulatory Commission
8/27/2007 Operating at 98% Efficiency, U.S. Nuclear Plants Play Vital Role in Beating Sweltering Heat Wave
8/23/2007 NEI Elects Fluor’s Pitts to Board of Directors, Pacific Gas’ Morrow to Executive Committee
8/20/2007 Energy Industry Leaders Will Meet Next Week In Mississippi for Southeast Skilled Trades Summit
8/20/2007 Nuclear Power Plant Neighbors Accept Potential for New Reactor Nearby by Margin of Nearly 3 to 1
8/7/2007 Nuclear Energy Industry Welcomes Legislation to Continue Momentum Toward New Plant Construction
8/1/2007 Survey Finds Overwhelming Local Support for Second Reactor at Watts Bar Nuclear Plant
7/27/2007 NEI Launches Revamped Web Site
7/27/2007 Texas Needs New Nuclear Plants to Sustain Economic Growth and Improve Environment
7/13/2007 Derrick Freeman Joins Nuclear Energy Institute As Senior Director of Legislative Programs
6/14/2007 Keystone Center Report Affirms Nuclear Energy's Competitiveness in Carbon-Constrained World
5/25/2007 NRC Commissioner McGaffigan Honored with Henry DeWolf Smyth Nuclear Statesman Award
5/24/2007 Nuclear Industry Leaders Identify Challenges on Road to U.S. Nuclear Energy Renaissance
5/24/2007 Retired Executives Hintz and Kingsley Honored With Nuclear Industry's Top Leadership Award
5/24/2007 Employees of Entergy Nuclear Earn Top Industry Practice ‘Best of Best’ Award for Efficiency Gains
5/24/2007 DOE Loan Guarantee Program Needs Work, Morgan Stanley Executive Tells Nuclear Industry
5/23/2007 Nuclear Energy Institute Elects Exelon’s Rowe As Chairman, OPPD’s Gates as Vice Chairman
5/22/2007 NEI Congratulates TVA on Browns Ferry Restart
5/10/2007 Nuclear Energy Industry Will Review Proposed Regulations for DOE Loan Guarantee Program
5/4/2007 U.N. Panel Recognizes Role of Nuclear Energy in Curbing Greenhouse Gases
4/30/2007 Many Safety Indicators Show Record-Best Levels of Excellence at Nuclear Power Plants in 2006
4/23/2007 Survey Reveals Gap in Public’s Awareness of Nuclear Energy’s Role in Reducing Greenhouse Gases
4/5/2007 Nuclear Energy Institute Commends Entergy, NRC Upon Issuance of Grand Gulf Site Permit
3/8/2007 Nuclear Energy Institute Hails NRC’s Approval of Early Site Permit for Clinton Power Station
3/7/2007 Nuclear Industry Welcomes Introduction of Legislation to Manage Used Nuclear Fuel
2/27/2007 Nuclear Energy Institute Elects Richard Myers Vice President of Policy Development
2/20/2007 Record-Low Production Costs, Near-Record Output Mark Stellar Year for U.S. Nuclear Power Plants
2/7/2007 Florida Well-Positioned for New Nuclear Plants, Industry Executive Tells Miami Business Leaders
2/5/2007 NEI Media Briefing on Loan Guarantee Program for Clean Energy Technologies Set for Wednesday
1/24/2007 Industry Welcomes President’s Call to Diversify Energy Portfolio With Greater Use of Nuclear Power
1/12/2007 Electric Sector Report to DOE Spotlights Nuclear Energy’s Role in Curbing Greenhouse Gas Emissions
1/11/2007 Duke Energy’s Jim Rogers Joins NEI’s Executive Committee, Board of Directors
1/8/2007 Industry Regards Commissioner McGaffigan As Superb Role Model for Others to Follow