A big thanks to our chapters and their efforts on Postcard Push Day, whose 3,750 postcards this year bring us to 12,000 cards released since 2014. Like so much of NAYGN’s work, the power is in our unity and the volunteers that make it happen!
In celebration of National Nuclear Science Week, many NAYGN members partnered with ANS’s Big Event efforts in Idaho Falls, Idaho. NAYGN would like to thank Luca Capriotti (INL chapter), Amanda Lang (Duke Energy chapter), and all the other contributors from NAYGN that supported this great ANS event. Check out #nuclearsciweek for more!
The Carolinas and Southeast regions went out-of-the-box with a cross-regional event in Knoxville, TN, visiting Watts Bar and Oak Ridge National Labs. Have you ever seen a High Flux Isotope Reactor?
The Department of Energy announced its conditional commitment to provide up to $3.7 billion in additional loan guarantees to the owners of the two Westinghouse AP1000 reactors being built at Plant Vogtle in Georgia.