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. 

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: 

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 Commits to Gender Champions in Nuclear Policy Program

WASHINGTON (December 20th, 2021) - Today the Nuclear Innovation Alliance (NIA) is announcing our commitment to becoming a Gender Champion in Nuclear Policy. This network of leaders of over 70 organizations is dedicated to enhancing the presence, voice, and impact of women in the nuclear energy community through specific, public pledges and shared experiences. By being part of this initiative, the NIA has promised to implement the following commitments: