Ted Nordhaus and Adam Stein write in The Hill about nuclear power regulations.
- After Congress directed the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) to modernize nuclear energy regulations, the NRC has released its new rules which are more complex and burdensome than before.
- The new rules incorporate unrealistic radiation standards that provide zero safety benefits and nearly impossible to abide by.
- The new NRC regulations will make it harder and more expensive to bring new and existing nuclear power technologies online, which will threaten our energy security and ability to reduce emissions.
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