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    Domestic Energy Supply

    Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz spoke at a National Press Club luncheon about the U.S. domestic energy production. He announced that the government wouldl complete $6.5 billion in loan…

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    Iran Nuclear Deal

    Former negotiators from the Obama and George W. Bush administrations talked about nuclear negotiations with Iran. Following an interim deal with Iran on November 24, 2013, the United…

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    William Tobey on the National Nuclear Security Administration

    William Tobey talked about the work of the National Nuclear Security Administration (NSSA). NNSA is the lead agency charged with securing nuclear weapons, materials, and facilities.

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    Fukushima Task Force Recommendations

    Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) commissioners testified on efforts to implement the Fukushima Near-Term Task Force recommendations. The task force, formed in reaction to the…

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    Nuclear Regulatory Commission Oversight

    Members of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) testified on upcoming legislation to reorganize their agency.

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    Nuclear Deal with Iran

    Panelists talked about the agreement the U.S. and five other global powers (P5+1) reached with Iran on a six-month test freeze of the country’s nuclear program. The participants…

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    White House Daily Briefing, Part 1

    Jay Carney briefed reporters and answered questions on a number of issues including implementation of the Affordable Care Act, the operation of insurance exchanges, and negotiations with…

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    Nuclear Monitoring

    International Atomic Energy Agency chief Yukiya Amano talked about the role of his agency in promoting the peaceful use of atomic energy along with monitoring national nuclear…

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    Nuclear Waste Management

    Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz testified with other government officials and energy experts on S. 1240, the Nuclear Waste Administration Act of 2013, which deals with the use of interim…

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    Nuclear Regulatory Commission Agenda

    Allison Macfarlane spoke with reporters and answered questions about short- and long-term objectives at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Topics included storing nuclear waste at…

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    Nuclear Regulatory Commission Oversight

    Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) commissioners testified at an oversight hearing of their agency. Some of the issues covered in the hearing included new safety recommendations in…

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    Nuclear Regulatory Commission Nominations

    Witnesses testified about their nomination to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Among the issues they addressed were nuclear waste storage, working relations among commissioners,…

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    Future of Nuclear Power

    Jim Boyd, former Commissioner & Vice Chairman of the California Energy Commission, Marv Fertel, CEO of Nuclear Energy Institute, and Joe Rubin, environmental reporter for Capitol Public…

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    Nuclear Waste Storage Facilities

    Witnesses testified about the operation of nuclear waste facilities and future storage of nuclear waste. The talked about a report produced by the Blue Ribbon Commission on…

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    Persian Gulf States and Nuclear Energy

    Yochi Dreazen talked about his National Journal article in which wrote that Persian Gulf nations are facing a dilemma between developing nuclear energy or building nuclear weapons in…

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    Nuclear Reactor Safety

    Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) members testified on on nuclear reactor safety following Japan’s disaster earlier in the year. Senators in their opening statement referred…

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    Nuclear Regulatory Commission Reform, Executives Panel

    Nuclear Regulatory Commission executives testified before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee about recent allegations of mismanagement directed at Commission Chair Greg…

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    Enhancing Reactor Safety

    Commissioners testified on the NRC’s 90 day report, which was released in July. It laid out numerous areas for improvement, based on the experience in Japan after the March 11…

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    Nuclear Power Safety and Security

    A special task force created to investigate the Japanese nuclear disaster presented its findings to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). It included recommendations for improving backup…

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    U.S. Nuclear Power Safety

    Gregory Jaczko of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) talked about U.S. nuclear power safety. The NRC appointed a special task force to review nuclear safety in the wake of the…

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