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Nuclear Power Plant Neighbors Dispel NIMBY
June 24, 2015 11:56 ET | Nuclear Energy Institute
89 percent view nuclear plant favorably 83 percent give high marks on safety 90 percent consider nuclear important for future electricity needs WASHINGTON, June 24, 2015 (GLOBE...
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The Washington Post Names NEI a 'Top Workplace'
June 22, 2015 10:25 ET | Nuclear Energy Institute
WASHINGTON, June 22, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Nuclear Energy Institute has been named one of The Washington Post's Top Workplaces in 2015. NEI was named one of the top workplaces in the small...
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NEI Comments on Export-Import Vote in Senate
June 10, 2015 18:23 ET | Nuclear Energy Institute
WASHINGTON, DC, June 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. Senate today rejected an effort to table consideration of an amendment reauthorizing the Export-Import Bank of the United States. The bank's...
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Indian Point Nuclear Plant Boosts New York's Economy $1.6 Billion/Yr.
June 08, 2015 09:45 ET | Nuclear Energy Institute
WASHINGTON, June 8, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Entergy's Indian Point nuclear power plant in Westchester County annually contributes an estimated $1.6 billion to New York's economy and $2.5 billion to...
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Economic Impacts of Indian Point Nuclear Plant Media Call on Monday at 2:30 p.m. EDT
June 05, 2015 16:28 ET | Nuclear Energy Institute
BUCHANAN, N.Y., June 5, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At 2:30 p.m. EDT on Monday, June 8, the Nuclear Energy Institute will hold an on-the-record media teleconference to discuss a new study on the economic...
House Leaders: Now Is the Time To Act on Used Nuclear Fuel
May 14, 2015 13:15 ET | Nuclear Energy Institute
WASHINGTON, May 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Two leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives, one Democrat and one Republican, today told nuclear energy industry leaders that Congress and the...
Sen. Inhofe Taking Aim at NRC's Budget
May 14, 2015 12:42 ET | Nuclear Energy Institute
WASHINGTON, May 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission's budget has grown in recent years to levels that are no longer justified. That was the message delivered today by...
Exelon Employees Win Top Nuclear Industry Innovation Award
May 14, 2015 11:09 ET | Nuclear Energy Institute
WASHINGTON, May 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A team of Exelon employees today received the nuclear energy industry's highest innovation award for implementing digital process for managing plant...
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Yergin, CEO Panel Cite Urgent Need for Electric Market Reforms
May 13, 2015 19:08 ET | Nuclear Energy Institute
WASHINGTON, May 13, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In concert with energy expert Daniel Yergin, several electric utility executives warned today that flawed electricity markets still are not recognizing the...
Sen. Murkowski: Nuclear Energy Remains Key to US Energy Future
May 13, 2015 14:33 ET | Nuclear Energy Institute
WASHINGTON, May 13, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, said today nuclear energy has all the attributes she is looking...