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Title: High-Quality NRC Nominations Mark Administration Support for Nuclear Energy
Post by: News Team on Jul 06, 2017, 03:00
High-Quality NRC Nominations Mark Administration Support for Nuclear Energy

President Donald Trump intends to nominate Annie Caputo and David Wright to two vacant seats on the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission and is reappointing Kristine Svinicki NRC chairman.

Source: High-Quality NRC Nominations Mark Administration Support for Nuclear Energy (https://www.nei.org/News-Media/News/News-Archives/High-Quality-NRC-Nominations-Mark-Administration-S?feed=News)
Title: Re: High-Quality NRC Nominations Mark Administration Support for Nuclear Energy
Post by: bsdnuke on Jul 11, 2017, 08:37
Unfortunately, this administration does not appear to understand that its efforts to boost natural gas (in conjunction with the oil industry) is doing more to push out nuclear power because of its low costs and lack of carbon credits for the nuclear power plants.