Wednesday, March 1 from 7-8:30pm. Online.

Newton Democratic City Committee’s Climate Crisis Subcommittee is hosting a webinar on the potential role nuclear energy could play as the U.S. struggles to address climate change through decarbonization of the electric grid, transportation, and buildings.

The forum will be moderated by Robert Kalantari, CEO Engineering Planning & Management, and participants include:

  • Dr. Jacopo Buongiorno, Professor, Nuclear Science and Engineering and Director, Center for Advanced Nuclear Energy Systems, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
  • Dr. Sukesh Aghara, Associate Dean of Graduate Studies and Research, UMass Lowell
  • John Kotak, Senior Vice President Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI)