IEER provides policy-makers, journalists, and the public with understandable and accurate scientific and technical information on energy and environmental issues. IEER’s aim is to bring scientific excellence to public policy issues in order to promote the democratization of science and a safer, healthier environment. IEER has also been featured on local and national radio and television broadcasts to discuss similar topics.
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- Radiation and Gender: One Basis for New Nuclear Weapons Treaty (NIRS & IEER Statement): May, 2017
- This Changes Everything: free showing (Friday, February 26) of film by Naomi Klein & panel discussion to follow: February, 2016
- U.S. NGOs Urge Prompt Action to Make Nuclear Disarmament a Global Enterprise (Press Release): December, 2014
- Traveling Wave Reactors: Sodium-cooled Gold at the End of a Nuclear Rainbow?: September, 2013
- Light Water Designs of Small Modular Reactors: Facts and Analysis: August, 2013
- Groups Rebut the Waste Storage Claims of Nuclear Industry: January, 2013
- NRC rushing through waste confidence process (press release and official comments): January, 2013
- United Nations conference to negotiate a legally binding instrument to prohibit nuclear weapons, leading towards their total elimination: (Conversations on Money, Politics and Science series): June, 2017
- The US Withdrawal from the Paris Climate Deal: (Conversations on Money, Politics and Science series): June, 2017
- Will Maryland Pioneer Offshore Wind Farming in America? (The Real News Network, April 27, 2017): April, 2017
- New York State should switch to electric heating systems to save money, environment: March, 2017
- Radiation Spikes at Fukishima: Living on Earth interview with Arjun Makhijani: March, 2017
- Thorium (Th): BBC interviews scientists on thorium, including IEER’s Arjun Makhijani (2016): September, 2016
- California Nukes To Shut Down; New York Nukes Troubled: Living on Earth interview with Arjun Makhijani: July, 2016