Student Loans for Nuclear Plants?

Fast Fission Podcast #11 – MP3 File A bi-partisan group of US Senators is pushing for an increase in the nuclear federal loan guarantee program.  They argue the USA can not meet air pollution goals without a sizable nuclear expansion, and the loan guarantee program is essential to getting new construction underway.  As it stands now the Federal government has approved $18.5 Billion in loan guarantees, but the industry is pushing for...

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Fast Fission Podcast #1: Nuclear Energy, Melting Ice, and Fast Cars (audio podcast)

Download mp3 here I’m happy to see the nuclear industry getting it’s name out there in the public eye.  It’s about time! The latest venture is sponsorship of the Washington Capitols Hockey Team in an advertisement promoting the “Clean Air benefits” at Verizon Center in Washing DC.  Hey, if T. Boone Pickens can do it, so can we!  According to the Associated Press, the ad has some anti-nuclear groups fuming!  In my book that’s a good...

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