The events at Japan's nuclear
power reactors following the earthquake and subsequent tsunami have important
implications for the U.S. nuclear energy industry and state policymakers.
Experts from the Nuclear Energy
Institute, Joe Pollock, executive director of Fukushima
coordination, and Marshall Cohen, senior director, state and
local government affairs, will update state policymakers on the steps the U.S.
nuclear energy industry is taking to ensure that U.S. reactors could respond to
events that may challenge safe operation. They also will provide an outlook on
nuclear power, discuss the current status of nuclear-related policies in the
U.S. and provide an update on the status of moving nuclear waste to volunteer