Senate Briefing on Nuclear Crisis and Implications for the U.S.

, former co-director | March 16, 2011, 5:26 pm EDT
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The Senate Committee on the Environment and Public Works today is holding a briefing on the “Nuclear Plant Crisis in Japan and Implications for the United States.”

The speakers are:

  • Dr. Gregory B. Jaczko, Chairman, Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • Mr. Anthony Pietrangelo, Sr. Vice President and Chief Nuclear Officer at the Nuclear Energy Institute
  • Dr. Edwin Lyman, Senior Scientist, Global Security Program, Union of Concerned Scientists

Ed’s statement to the Committee is available here.

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