NRIC Tech Talks: Environmental Reviews with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission

April 20, 2021, 10-11 am MST

This webinar will allow you to engage with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and learn more about the National Environmental Policy Act process.

Future regulatory sessions in this series will include:
Discussion of NRC’s pre-application process, which includes pre-licensing activities, emergency planning, and construction permits.
Discussion of NRC’s limited work authorizations, which include preconstruction, NRC-authorized construction, and safety evaluation.

Past Events & Webinars

What Inspires Us: an Interactive Webinar on Nuclear Narratives - March 23, 2021

Inspiring others to understand the benefits of nuclear energy involves more than just laying out the facts. Thoughtful and personal storytelling bridges gaps between inspired individuals early in their careers and those who are unfamiliar with the field. Telling our personal stories and motivations for working in nuclear creates common ground. Human stories are our strongest tools when speaking to the public. 

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NRIC Tech Talks: Digital Engineering - Feb. 16, 2021

Learn how this valuable tool can effectively and efficiently accelerate highly complex projects like advanced nuclear energy technologies.
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What Inspires Us: Advanced Reactor Demonstrations - Jan. 7, 2021

This 90-minute webinar, “What Inspires Us: Advanced Reactor Demonstrations,” is moderated by Ashley Finan, director of the National Reactor Innovation Center. It features Chris Levesque, president and chief executive officer of TerraPower, and Clay Sell, chief executive officer of X-energy. During this webinar they talk about their advanced reactor designs, which were awarded federal assistance under the U.S. Department of Energy Advanced Reactor Demonstration Program. Opening remarks are offered by Idaho Congressman Mike Simpson.

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What Inspires Us - Sept 29, 2020

“What Inspires Us” features Dr. Ashley Finan, director of NRIC, Mark Peters, director of Idaho National Laboratory and Suzanne Baker, creative director at the University of Michigan’s Fastest Path to Zero Initiative and founder of Good Energy Collective.
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