In this episode, we discuss...

  • Pete's start in the weapons testing and Star Wars Program at Los Alamos National Lab

  • An in-depth look at the relationship between nuclear energy and nonproliferation

  • Pete's work with Senator Domenici to craft legislation for essential nuclear programs

  • A discussion of the Nuclear Cities and Lab to Lab Initiatives 

  • Efforts Pete spearheaded at the NRC

  • The importance of mitigating Station Blackouts and implementing safety measures

  • Catalyzing a wave of innovation efforts through investment in research and development

  • Highlights about and the ingenuity of NuScale's small modular reactor design

  • Reflections upon the importance of US nuclear leadership in the global sphere

Former Commissioner, Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Pete Lyons

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