H.R.5260 - Advanced Nuclear Energy Technologies Act115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Higgins, Clay [R-LA-3] (Introduced 03/13/2018)|
|Committees:||House - Science, Space, and Technology|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/22/2018 Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5260 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/13/2018)
Advanced Nuclear Energy Technologies Act
This bill amends the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to direct the Department of Energy (DOE) to advance the research and development of domestic advanced, affordable, and clean nuclear energy. Specifically, DOE must enter into one or more agreements to carry out at least four advanced nuclear reactor demonstration projects.
DOE must establish goals for research relating to advanced nuclear reactors, including by coordinating with members of private industry to advance the demonstration of various designs of advanced nuclear reactors.