April 14, 2006

Conference To Focus on Sustainability and Nuclear Power

"...The Spring Conference of the Alabama Environmental Education Consortium (ALEEC), April 28-29, will focus on the subject of Sustainability and Nuclear Power: Opportunities and Challenges..."

ALEECThe Spring Conference of the Alabama Environmental Education Consortium (ALEEC), April 28-29, will focus on Sustainability and Nuclear Power: Opportunities and Challenges. The conference is offered free-of-charge (follow link below for full schedule and registration materials).

Session Topics
• GEMI (Global Environmental Management Initiatives)
• Sustainability Technologies
• New Energy, the Nuclear Option
• The Traditional Energy Economy
• Overview of Nuclear Energy and the future of Nuclear Energy
• New Perspectives on Nuclear Risk and Safety

Scheduled Speakers/Panelists
• U.S. Congressman Artur Davis
• Jacqueline Lang Weaver, Houston Law Center
• Elizabeth Girardi Schoen, Pfizer Inc.
• Robin Tollett, Procter & Gamble Corporation, Chair Emeritus, GEMI
• H. Peter Planchon, Director, Nuclear Industry Programs Idaho National Laboratory
• Ralph Swartzbeck, Author, "Risky Business…or Safe Enough?" Nuclear Energy Industry
Senior Consultant
• Chris Hobson, SVP Research & Environmental Affairs, Southern Company
• Lou Long, Vice President-Technical Support, Southern Nuclear

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