Global Climate Change Mitigation and the Critical Role of Nuclear Energy: Assessing the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, AR6-WG3 Report

WASHINGTON D.C. (April 15, 2022) - In its most recent Climate Change Mitigation Report, AR6-WG3, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) presented strategies to limit global warming to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels. In its assessment, the IPCC concluded that the world is on track for a nearly 3°C warming by 2100, and that countries must take immediate action to address climate change.

NIA Publishes Fission Vision: Doubling Nuclear Energy Production to Meet Clean Energy Needs

WASHINGTON (April 13, 2022) - Today the Nuclear Innovation Alliance (NIA) released its Fission Vision - a blueprint for doubling U.S. nuclear energy production by 2050 to achieve 100% clean energy. Fission Vision calls for a focused national effort to develop, demonstrate and deploy the advanced nuclear technologies necessary to meet mid-century climate goals, support domestic energy production, create new jobs and tax revenue, and protect the nation's global competitiveness.

NIA Statement on the Release of the New Report “Catalyzing a Domestic Commercial Market for High-Assay, Low-Enriched Uranium (HALEU)”

WASHINGTON (April 08, 2022) Today the Nuclear Innovation Alliance (NIA) released a new report, “Catalyzing a Domestic Commercial Market for High-Assay, Low-Enriched Uranium (HALEU).” This new publication describes the challenges and opportunities associated with development of a domestic commercial HALEU market and identifies potential policy options that can be used to catalyze market development. It presents the changing near-term, mid-term, and long- term supply and demand conditions that must be included when developing federal programs to accelerate commercial market development. 

Join Us Wednesday, April 13 at 1:00pm ET for the Release of the NIA's Fission Vision

The Nuclear Innovation Alliance (NIA) invites you to a Zoom webinar on Wednesday, April 13, 2022 at 1:00pm ET for the release of the NIA's Fission Vision.

NIA Statement on the President’s Budget Request and Advanced Nuclear Technologies

WASHINGTON (March 31, 2022) Nuclear Innovation Alliance Executive Director Judi Greenwald issued the following statement on the release of topline spending figures for the U.S. Department of Energy and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission in President Biden’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 budget request: