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2010-09-08 14:00:00

BEACHWOOD, Ohio, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Aleris International, Inc. announced today that Christopher M. Crane, 51, has been elected to its Board of Directors and to the Board of Directors of Aleris Holding Company, Aleris's parent.

2010-05-18 12:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, May 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- America's ability to use more nuclear energy to help address urgent and long-term economic and environmental challenges looks increasingly promising, industry leaders said here today. Despite short-term challenges that affect the electric sector as a whole, the nuclear energy industry is well-positioned for expansion, and federal and state policies that support construction of advanced-design nuclear power plants are taking shape, said top...

2010-05-12 14:30:00

WASHINGTON, May 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Legislation released in the U.S. Senate today includes provisions designed to strengthen the role that nuclear energy will play in expanding domestic energy sources, reducing the emission of air pollutants and creating jobs in America.

2010-01-08 11:44:00

TUCKER, Ga., Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Charles W. "Chuck" Whitney, senior vice president and general counsel for Oglethorpe Power Corporation, has been appointed to the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) Lawyers Committee.

2009-09-30 11:45:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To increase awareness of nuclear energy's role in clean-air electricity generation, the Nuclear Energy Institute has entered into its first- ever partnership with the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League.

2009-08-05 13:47:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee today voted in favor of the nomination of Warren F. "Pete" Miller to the dual positions of Assistant Secretary of Energy for Nuclear Energy and Director, Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management.

2009-07-27 13:04:00

Video Available at: http://www.nei.org/resourcesandstats/documentlibrary/how_it_works/video/robotic-inspectors WASHINGTON, July 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The continuous development of cutting-edge technology and innovation by nuclear energy industry professionals has helped the nuclear energy industry become the nation's most reliable carbon-free source of electricity.

2009-07-21 10:25:00

Video Available at: http://www.nei.org/resourcesandstats/documentlibrary/how_it_works/video/WASHINGTON, July 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The continuous development of cutting-edge technology and innovation by nuclear energy industry professionals has helped the nuclear energy industry become the nation's most reliable carbon-free source of electricity.To increase public awareness of these innovations and their importance, the Nuclear Energy Institute has produced a series of video news...


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