Category: Leadership Insights

How Nuclear Energy Has Transformed

January 12, 2022 by Westinghouse Electric Company

Categories: Leadership Insights

The transformation of today’s nuclear industry shows exponential progress from its Atomic Age past to our current status as a safer, better, and more reliable energy source. Learn how innovations like Westinghouse’s AP1000® technology is shrinking to a smaller plant footprint even while growing the future possibilities of the global energy market.

The Voices Supporting Nuclear Energy

January 3, 2022 by Westinghouse Electric Company

Categories: Leadership Insights

A new generation of clean-energy supporters is advancing the pro-nuclear cause. The advocates for today’s nuclear industry are pushing for real action on the climate emergency – and they know that nuclear energy is the key. We can keep the modern, electrified lifestyle we’re used to, while moving away from emitting greenhouse gases.

The Safe Way to Go Carbon‑Free

December 14, 2021 by Westinghouse Electric Company

Categories: Safety, Leadership Insights

Nuclear energy is a safe means of generating electricity, as credible evidence demonstrates. The good news is that the dangers of nuclear power have been vastly overstated. While rare accidents have occurred over six decades, the data proves that high levels of carbon dioxide emissions create more impact than any nuclear-related incidents.

What Digitalization Means to the Nuclear Industry

November 10, 2021 by Westinghouse Electric Company

Categories: Leadership Insights

Energy is becoming decarbonized, decentralized and digitalized. Around the world, universal carbon pricing and increasing digitalization will accelerate all of us to a carbon-free future. For the nuclear industry, digitalization blurs the lines between physical, digital, and biological. Here at Westinghouse, we’re pushing the needle with data analytics, modeling, robotics and more.