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NEI Hails House Vote to Reauthorize Export-Import Bank
October 27, 2015 18:46 ET | Nuclear Energy Institute
WASHINGTON, Oct. 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S House of Representatives today passed H.R. 3611, the Export-Import Bank Reform and Reauthorization Act of 2015. The legislation reinstates and...
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TVA's Watts Bar 2 Reactor Receives Operating License From Federal Regulator
October 22, 2015 10:41 ET | Nuclear Energy Institute
WASHINGTON, Oct. 22, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission announced today that it has approved the Tennessee Valley Authority's operating license for Watts Bar 2 in eastern...
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Early Retirement of Pilgrim Plant Shows Market Reforms Too Slow in Coming
October 13, 2015 12:27 ET | Nuclear Energy Institute
WASHINGTON, Oct. 13, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Nuclear Energy Institute's president and chief executive officer, Marvin Fertel, made the following comments about Entergy Corp.'s announcement today...
Poll: Americans Want Energy Policy Debated
October 06, 2015 09:27 ET | Nuclear Energy Institute
WASHINGTON, Oct. 6, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- New national polling highlights a strong desire on the part of the American public for the presidential candidates to address a policy area they have...
Clean Air Attribute Drives Support for Nuclear Energy, Survey Shows
September 30, 2015 10:06 ET | Nuclear Energy Institute
WASHINGTON, Sept. 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Awareness of nuclear energy's leading role in preventing greenhouse gas emissions in the electric sector solidifies the conviction among an overwhelming...
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NEI Encouraged by 'Reprieve' for Nuclear Power Plants in Illinois
September 10, 2015 15:20 ET | Nuclear Energy Institute
WASHINGTON, Sept. 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Following is a statement by Richard Myers, the Nuclear Energy Institute's vice president for policy development and planning, on Exelon Corp.'s...
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NEI and PGS Launch Global Nexus Initiative
August 12, 2015 12:22 ET | Nuclear Energy Institute
WASHINGTON, Aug. 12, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Nuclear Energy Institute and the Partnership for Global Security today launched the Global Nexus Initiative (GNI), a new joint project to explore the...
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American Jobs at Risk by House Plan to Adjourn Without Reauthorizing Ex-Im Bank
July 30, 2015 09:34 ET | Nuclear Energy Institute
WASHINGTON, July 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The following is a statement by Alex Flint, NEI's senior vice president for governmental affairs, about Congress's decision to adjourn for its summer...
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NEI Comments on Nomination of Jessie Hill Roberson as NRC Commissioner
July 16, 2015 10:23 ET | Nuclear Energy Institute
WASHINGTON, July 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Nuclear Energy Institute's president and chief executive officer, Marvin Fertel, made the following remarks regarding President Obama's nomination of...
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Expiration of Export-Import Bank's Charter Is Bad News
June 29, 2015 15:33 ET | Nuclear Energy Institute
WASHINGTON, June 29, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Nuclear Energy Institute's vice president for supplier and international programs, Daniel S. Lipman, made the following remarks about the June 30...