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2024 ANS Annual Conference
June 9–12, 2024
Las Vegas, NV|The Mirage
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NRC seeks comments on new fee schedule for FY 2024
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is asking for feedback on proposed changes to the annual, licensing, inspection, and special projects fees for fiscal year 2024.
The proposed fee rule, published February 20 in the Federal Register, is based on the FY 2024 Congressional Budget Justification as a full-year appropriation, but it has not yet been enacted. The final rule will be based on the NRC’s actual appropriation, and the agency will update the final fee schedule as appropriate.
Tuesday, June 14, 2022|10:15AM–12:00PM PDT|Pacific A
Scott Hsu (DOE Lead Fusion Coordinator and ARPA-E Program Director)
A White House Fusion Summit earlier this year signaled U.S. ambition to develop a bold decadal plan to dramatically accelerate fusion RD&D in partnership with the private sector. This panel will bring together a broad set of stakeholders and leaders who will share their vision about how to accelerate fusion RD&D and the technical and commercialization barriers needing to be overcome.
Scott HsuDOE Lead Fusion Coordinator and ARPA-E Program Director
Kathryn A. McCarthy, Ph.D.
Oak Ridge National LaboratoryAssociate Laboratory Director for Fusion and Fission Energy and Science
Kyoto Fusioneering, Co-founder and Chief Fusioneer and Professor at Kyoto University
Co-Founder and President, Energy for the Common Good
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