In this episode, we discuss...

  • Jeff’s background in environmental law and his personal journey in the nuclear industry

  • Challenges Jeff worked to overcome at the NRC including the issue of nuclear safety culture

  • Jeff’s work in business development for the Shaw Group

  • Advanced reactor technology including the molten salt reactor

  • Jeff’s work as an outside advisor to several groups including X-Energy which developed the Pebble-Bed High Temperature Gas-cooled Reactor

  • The benefits of competition within the global nuclear industry

  • Why it’s crucial that the nuclear industry improve its communications strategies and thus public perception of the industry

Jeff Merrifield

Former Commissioner, Nuclear Regulatory Commission

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