The Mississippi Energy Institute participated in a Special Workshop on Centralized Spent Fuel Management Approaches hosted by the United States Nuclear Infrastructure Council. The event was a gathering of industry experts and groups from eight states interested in opportunities and solutions associated with used nuclear fuel. The Mississippi Energy Institute is monitoring various Congressional proposals for used nuclear fuel management and continues to view conceptual solutions as a major, long-term development opportunitiy for Mississippi in terms of federal investment, jobs, R and D, and nuclear power industry expansion.