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Republican Members of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee, led by Ranking Member Frank Lucas (R-OK), sent a letter to Committee Chairwoman Eddie Bernice Johnson today calling for a renewed focus on critical scientific and technological challenges needed to maintain American competitiveness.
To amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to provide for a low-dose radiation basic research program.
House Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on Energy Ranking Member Randy Weber praised the Department of Energy today after the announcement of the launch of the National Reactor Innovation Center (NRIC).
Related legislation S.97 became Public Law No: 115-248
This legislation directs the Department of Energy (DOE) to prioritize research and development (R&D) infrastructure that will enable the private sector to invest in advanced reactor technologies and provides a clear path forward to attract private investment for prototype development at DOE labs.