Latest Nuclear Energy Institute Stories

2011-06-27 14:31:00

83 Percent Give Them High Safety Rating WASHINGTON, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Eighty percent of residents living near nuclear energy facilities favor the use of nuclear energy as one way to provide electricity in the United States.

2011-06-21 17:32:00

WASHINGTON, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Nuclear Energy Institute criticized the Associated Press today for selective, misleading reporting in a series of new articles on U.S. nuclear power plant safety.

2011-06-09 16:37:00

WASHINGTON, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The U.S.

2011-05-13 14:51:00

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tennessee Valley Authority employees at Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant have been honored by the Nuclear Energy Institute for co-developing a monitoring system to improve nuclear fuel rod performance. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100304/TVALOGO) The TVA team won the institute's B.

2011-05-12 08:00:00

PHILADELPHIA, May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Day & Zimmermann, a nationally recognized provider of industrial, defense and workforce solutions for government and commercial customers, is pleased to announce that Michael P.

2011-05-10 11:01:00

WASHINGTON, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. nuclear energy industry operates at high levels of safety that are being enhanced through early lessons from the Fukushima Daiichi accident in Japan, Nuclear Energy Institute President and CEO Marvin Fertel said today.

2011-04-28 05:00:00

HOUSTON, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas Rare Earth Resources Corp., a heavy rare earths mining company that is developing Round Top Mountain, announced today that it has elected James J. Graham to its Board of Directors. Mr.

2011-04-21 12:59:00

WASHINGTON, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New evidence of the safe, reliable operating performance that has made nuclear energy a proven provider of low-cost electricity for American families and businesses has come with the release of 2010 safety and operations data for the U.S.

2011-03-30 10:39:00

WASHINGTON, March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. nuclear energy industry will learn important lessons from the Fukushima Daiichi accident and "identify additional steps we can and will take to further improve safety at our nuclear plants," one of the industry's leaders told a U.S.

2011-03-14 15:36:00

NEW ORLEANS, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Entergy Corporation (NYSE: ETR) and its employees express their deepest sympathies to the people of Japan during this difficult time. Entergy's nuclear employees are closely monitoring the situation in coordination with the U.S.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.