Niko McMurray of ClearPath writes about the need to modernize the nuclear energy licensing process.
- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has released a draft of its new rulemaking process for advanced nuclear reactors.
- The new ruling fails to make it easier for advanced reactors to get approve and maintains outdated radiation and safety standards that do not provide any public benefit.
- Antiquated regulations like these are hurting American innovation, energy security, and environmental progress.
- The NRC should go back to the drawing board and adopt policies that make it easier to build nuclear power in America.
Read the full article here.