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The International Framework For Nuclear Energy Cooperation

IFNEC/NEA Nuclear Finance Conference - May 2016

Paris, France - May 11, 2016

The conference “Nuclear Energy’s Role in the 21st Century: Addressing the Challenge of Financing” was organised jointly by the International Framework for Nuclear Energy Cooperation (IFNEC) and the Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA), on 11-12 May 2016 in Paris, France.
More than 150 stakeholders from 30 countries participated, representing energy planning authorities, regulators, export credit agencies, vendors, utilities, bankers, rating agencies, and insurers, as well as international organisations (OECD, NEA, IEA, IAEA, European Commission, WNA, FORATOM), with the objective of identifying key barriers and develop implementable approaches and solution sets.

Conference Programme

Presentations and Keynote speeches:

A.GURRIA: Remarks at IFNEC/NEA Nuclear Finance Conference

K.SADAMORI.The Vital Role of Nuclear Energy in the Global Climate Agenda

D.KIM.Targeted Government Financial Guarantees For a New Build Projects

F.REILLY.Financing alternatives

A.NICIC.The Role of the International Atomic Energy Agency’s Integrated Regulatory Review Service

H.NIEH.Multinational Design Evaluation Programme

V.RAMANY.Financing a New Nuclear Power Plant

G.BOROVAS.Nuclear New Build Risk and Finance

J.HOPKINS.Does Risk Differ with the Deployment

A.RISING.The Current Role of Financing for Nuclear Energy Projects

J-P.PONCELET. Addressing the Financing Challenge

J.KEPPLER.Nuclear New Build Insights Into Financing and Projects Management

D.DRYSDALE.OECD Financing Rules For Nuclear Power Projects

V.IVANOV.Financing Opportunities and Challenges

S.CHEN.China Development Bank’s role and approaches to nuclear finance and its experiences

D.FARRELL.U.S. Approach to Financing Role

F.PEHUET.What Approaches Can be used in new Builds to Attract Private Capital

J.ALLEN.The UK Perspective Financing New Nuclear

E.KEE.The Impact of Carbon Pricing

J.KAMINKER.Mobilising institutional investors and the bond markets for renewable energy

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