Nuclear Energy Roundtable

Staff: Charles D. Ferguson, Adjunct Senior Fellow for Science and Technology
September 13, 2006 - Present

Exploring the future expansion of nuclear energy in the United States and internationally, the Nuclear Energy Project runs a roundtable series devoted to global nuclear power, with emphasis on economics, climate change, and nonproliferation. The roundtables support research for a Council Special Report on Nuclear Energy Policy.

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Nuclear Energy Roundtable: The Economics of Nuclear Power

Speakers Mark CooperConsumer Federation of America, Peter A. BradfordBradford Brook Associates, Ltd., Stephen MaloneyTowers Perrin, Joe TurnageConstellation Energy, Peter A. BradfordBradford Brook Associates, Ltd., Mark CooperConsumer Federation of America, Stephen MaloneyTowers Perrin, Joe TurnageConstellation Energy
Presiders Charles D. FergusonCouncil on Foreign Relations, Michele BoydPhysicians for Social Responsibility, Michele BoydPhysicians for Social Responsibility, Charles D. FergusonCouncil on Foreign Relations
July 10, 2009

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Nuclear Energy Roundtable: Natural Gas and Hungarian Energy Security - The Implications for Central and Western Europe

Speakers Mihály BayerRepublic of Hungary, Jeffrey MankoffCouncil on Foreign Relations, Mihály BayerRepublic of Hungary, Jeffrey MankoffCouncil on Foreign Relations
Presiders Charles D. FergusonCouncil on Foreign Relations, Charles D. FergusonCouncil on Foreign Relations
October 2, 2008

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Nuclear Energy Roundtable: Nuclear Weapons, Nuclear Energy, and Climate Change-Options and Opportunities for the Next Administration

Speakers Victor H. ReisU.S. Department of Energy, Victor H. ReisU.S. Department of Energy
Presiders Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations, Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations
April 29, 2008

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Nuclear Energy Roundtable: A Conversation with Ambassador Tetsuya Endo on the Recent Japanese Government Nuclear Energy Task Force

Speakers His Excellency Ambassador Tetsuya EndoSenior Associate Fellow, Japan Institute of International Affairs, His Excellency Ambassador Tetsuya EndoSenior Associate Fellow, Japan Institute of International Affairs
Presiders Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations, Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations
April 22, 2008

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Nuclear Energy Roundtable: The Investment Climate for Nuclear Energy

Speakers Jonathan LashPresident, World Resources Institute, Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations, Charles PardeeChief Nuclear Officer, Exelon Nuclear, Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations, Jonathan LashPresident, World Resources Institute, Charles PardeeChief Nuclear Officer, Exelon Nuclear
October 17, 2007

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Council on Foreign Relations Workshop: American Nuclear Energy in a Globalized Economy, Session I: What is the Current Status of Nuclear Energy in the United States and the World, and Where is it Headed?

Speakers Albert V. Carr Jr.Adjunct Professor, Washington and Lee University Law School, Christian NadalPresident, Electricite de France International North America, Inc., Thomas B. CochranDirector, Nuclear Program, Natural Resources Defense Council, Albert V. Carr Jr.Adjunct Professor, Washington and Lee University Law School, Thomas B. CochranDirector, Nuclear Program, Natural Resources Defense Council, Christian NadalPresident, Electricite de France International North America, Inc.
Presiders Matthew L. WaldTransportation Correspondent, The New York Times, Matthew L. WaldTransportation Correspondent, The New York Times
Introductory Speakers Charles FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations, Charles FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations
June 14, 2007 - June 15, 2007

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Council on Foreign Relations Workshop: American Nuclear Energy in a Globalized Economy, Session II: What is the Investment Climate for Nuclear Energy?

Speakers Ray GanthnerSenior Vice President, New Plants Development, AREVA NP, Jim HardingHarding Consulting, James RogersChairman, President, and CEO, Duke Energy Corporation, Mark HoltDirector, Energy and Minerals Section, Congressional Research Service, Jim HardingHarding Consulting, Mark HoltDirector, Energy and Minerals Section, Congressional Research Service, Ray GanthnerSenior Vice President, New Plants Development, AREVA NP, James RogersChairman, President, and CEO, Duke Energy Corporation
Presiders Margaret RyanEditorial Director, Coal and Global Nuclear Group, Margaret RyanEditorial Director, Coal and Global Nuclear Group
Introductory Speakers Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations, Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations
June 14, 2007 - June 15, 2007 9:00–11:00 a.m. - June 15, 2007

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Council on Foreign Relations Workshop: American Nuclear Energy in a Globalized Economy, Session III: Can Nuclear Energy Go Beyond the Energy Policy Act of 2005?

Speakers Ruth Greenspan BellDirector, IIDEA, Resources For the Future, Daniel RosenblumCo-Director, Carbon Tax Center, Angelina HowardVice President, Nuclear Energy Institute, Ruth Greenspan BellDirector, IIDEA, Resources For the Future, Angelina HowardVice President, Nuclear Energy Institute, Daniel RosenblumCo-Director, Carbon Tax Center
Presiders Michael A. LeviFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations, Michael A. LeviFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations
Introductory Speakers Charles FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations, Charles FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations
June 14, 2007 - June 15, 2007 11:30 a.m.–2:00 p.m. - June 15, 2007

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Nuclear Energy Roundtable: Is Nuclear Energy a Good Business Investment?

Speakers Peter A. BradfordEnergy and Regulatory Policy Advisor, Bradford Brook Associates, Ltd., Henry SokolskiExecutive Director, Nonproliferation Policy Education Center, Peter A. BradfordEnergy and Regulatory Policy Advisor, Bradford Brook Associates, Ltd., Henry SokolskiExecutive Director, Nonproliferation Policy Education Center
Presiders Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, The Council on Foreign Relations, Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, The Council on Foreign Relations
May 18, 2007 12:00–2:00 p.m.

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Nuclear Energy Roundtable: What Should the Safety and Security Requirements Be For Future Nuclear Power Plant

Speakers Gregory B. JaczkoCommissioner, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Gregory B. JaczkoCommissioner, Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Presiders Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, The Council on Foreign Relations, Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, The Council on Foreign Relations
March 21, 2007

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Climate Change and the Balance of Power

Speakers Justin MundySpecial Adviser, Climate Change and Energy, Foreign & Commonwealth Office and Department for International Development, Justin MundySpecial Adviser, Climate Change and Energy, Foreign & Commonwealth Office and Department for International Development
Presiders Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations, Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations
February 5, 2007

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Russia and Nuclear Energy: An Unvarnished View

Speakers Nils BohmerThe Bellona Foundation, Nils BohmerThe Bellona Foundation
Presiders Charles D. Ferguson, Charles D. Ferguson
September 20, 2006

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UK Energy Review: Security and Climate Change

Speakers Jonathan TempleBritish Embassy, Washington, DC, Julian BraithwaiteBritish Embassy, Washington, DC, Charles D. Ferguson, Julian BraithwaiteBritish Embassy, Washington, DC, Jonathan TempleBritish Embassy, Washington, DC, Charles D. Ferguson
September 13, 2006

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