The Nuclear Innovation Alliance (NIA) has welcomed the reintroduction of the American Nuclear Infrastructure Act (ANIA) last week by five US senators, three Republicans and two Democrats. This represents continued bipartisan support for advanced reactors, the non-profit “think and do” tank said. ANIA was reintroduced by US Senator Shelley Moore Capito, ranking member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, along with Senators Sheldon Whitehouse, John Barrasso, Cory Booker, and Mike Crapo. They say ANIA would improve the nation’s nuclear infrastructure, secure its uranium supply chain, grow the economy, create jobs, reduce carbon emissions and strengthen its energy and national security.
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