The U.S. Department of Energy says coal-to-nuclear (C2N) conversion at existing or retired coal plants would reduce emissions and boost jobs.
Chemical giant Dow has announced plans to deploy small modular reactors (SMRs) to power one of its Gulf Coast facilities by 2030.
Germany has had some of the highest energy prices in the EU, crippling the country's competitiveness.
"Russian aggression against Ukraine must convince all politicians to consider this issue in a new way."
The catastrophic Russia-Ukraine conflict has led to sweeping economic sanctions from Europe and the United States, but now that placing pressure on Moscow involves a ban on Russian fossil fuels, it’s also sparked a renewed sense of urgency among Europeans
10 member states have asked the European Commission to add nuclear energy to the green sources of power.