Webinar: Nuclear Reimagined and Meeting Clean Energy Goals: Why NGOs Care about the Clean Energy Ministerial NICE Future Initiative

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September 26, 2018 10:00AM to 11:00AM EDT
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WEBINAR ANNOUNCEMENT

Please join a new series of webinars exploring the roles and opportunities for nuclear energy in reliable, clean and affordable energy systems, now and in the future. This webinar series is sponsored by the Clean Energy Ministerial's (CEM) Nuclear Innovation: Clean Energy Future (NICE Future) initiative.

During the webinars, the NICE Future participant countries, partner organizations, and invited experts will share their knowledge and experience on nuclear energy planning, use, and innovation, including emerging opportunities that integrate nuclear and other clean energy sources.

These informative webinars are open to all, so spread the word!

Our next webinar is:

"Nuclear Reimagined and Meeting Clean Energy Goals: Why NGOs Care About the Clean Energy Ministerial NICE Future Initiative"
26 September 2018, 8:00 a.m. Mountain Standard Time | 10:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time | 16:00 Central European Time

To sign up for the webinar, please select the registration link below:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/174279582397675267.

About the webinar:

This webinar will provide an overview of:

  • Why it matters that nuclear was included in the Clean Energy Ministerial for the first time.
  • The roles ClearPath and Third Way played in launching the NICE Future Initiative.
  • Various applications of advanced nuclear technologies.
  • How these energy systems can be successfully integrated into communities and what that would look like.
  • The status of advanced reactors in the United States and Canadian licensing processes.
  • What's on the horizon that can play a role in a clean energy strategy.

The presentations will be followed by an interactive question and answer session with the audience.

The speakers include:

About the initiative:

The NICE Future initiative was launched at the Ninth Clean Energy Ministerial (Copenhagen, May 24, 2018) under the leadership of Canada, Japan, and the United States.

The scope of the initiative is described on the CEM and DOE Office of Nuclear Energy websites.

If you are interested in being informed of upcoming events, webinars and announcements from the NICE Future Initiative, please join our mailing list.

For further information about how to get involved with the NICE Future initiative, or to contribute ideas for future webinars addressing NICE Future themes, please contact any of the following individuals:

  • Christopher Evans, Nuclear Energy Division, Natural Resources Canada (NRCAN) — christopherw.evans@canada.ca
  • Daigo Minoshima, Deputy Director, Office for International Nuclear Energy Cooperation Nuclear Energy Policy Planning Division Agency for Natural Resources and Energy, Ministry of Economy Trade and Industry (METI) — minoshima-daigo@meti.go.jp
  • Giulia Bisconti, Office of Nuclear Energy, United States Department of Energy (U.S. DOE) — giulia.bisconti@nuclear.energy.gov
  • Lindsay Parker, Office of International Affairs, United States Department of Energy (U.S. DOE) — lindsay.parker@EE.Doe.Gov

We look forward to collaborating with those interested in joining this initiative.

NICE-Future is an initiative of the Clean Energy Ministerial.