NIA Statement on the Release of the New Report “ESG Frameworks and Advanced Nuclear Energy”

WASHINGTON (March 25, 2022)

Today the Nuclear Innovation Alliance (NIA) released a new report, “ESG Frameworks and Advanced Nuclear Energy.” This new publication provides an introduction to Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) frameworks and how they may affect advanced nuclear energy technologies and projects. It includes potential actions the nuclear industry and financial community should consider to promote consistent analytical treatment of nuclear energy within ESG frameworks and efficient access to capital for nuclear investments. 

NIA Executive Director Judi Greenwald recognized by Arnold Ventures

WASHINGTON D.C. (March 11, 2022) NIA Executive Director Judi Greenwald is being recognized by Arnold Ventures as one of the "women who are making history today by working to impact policy change in various areas where Arnold Ventures works" as part of Women's History Month.  See here, "Women Making History - Judi Greenwald", where Judi talks about who she is, what she's currently working on and what inspires her. Congratulations to Judi!

Uranium Supply is Not a Significant Constraint to Using Nuclear Energy for Climate Mitigation

WASHINGTON D.C. (January 1, 2022) Nuclear energy is the largest source of carbon-free power in the United States and second largest source globally. As countries around the world consider nuclear energy for their 21st century decarbonization needs, one important question is whether there is enough uranium fuel for nuclear energy to play a greatly expanded role in global energy supply.