Harnessing natures power

Background: In this essay assume the role of an environmental activist, for an energy company that owns both hydropower and nuclear generation stations. Your organization has asked you to attend an energy conference in Washington D.C. There will be a number of U.S. Senators and Congressmen present and you realize that you will have an opportunity to influence energy policy. As such, you have reviewed several reputable sources and have gathered a number of key facts that support your organizations position on both hydropower and nuclear generation. As an environmental activist you are seeking increased regulatory requirements, while addressing the following.

Instructions: Two regulatory requirements, one pertaining to hydropower and one pertaining to nuclear power generation, that you wish to influence.
How you believe these requirements should change.
The facts that support your position, including how other countries have addressed these same issues.
The long term benefits associated with your suggestions