Wednesday May 6 | The Nuclear RenaissanceMay 5, 2009 at 9:47 am | Posted in Coming Up | 12 Comments
Amidst this economic crisis, one industry is expanding significantly, and Charlotte may benefit from its success. In the coming years, thousands of jobs will be created here related to the licensing, design and construction of new nuclear plants. The nuclear industry is facing a serious personnel gap, as a large percentage of its workforce will soon age out of the industry. We’ll discuss the nuclear comeback, why Charlotte is becoming such a hotbed for nuclear jobs and find out how the industry is encouraging nuclear energy as a career.
Jim Davis – President of Hoskins Davis, LLC
Jeff Merrifield – Senior VP, Shaw Power in Charlotte
Jay Potter – Dean, Harper Campus at CPCC
- Hear WFAE’s Lisa Miller’s story on how Duke Energy’s nuclear plant at Lake Norman is becoming a popular social venue. “Fun at the Nuclear Plant.”