James Malone

James Malone


Mr. Malone has more than four decades of high-level experience in the nuclear industry, including extensive experience in all aspects of fuel procurement and management.

In late 2009, Mr. Malone retired after a decade with Exelon Generation Company, where as Vice President of Nuclear Fuels he provided strategic direction and tactical guidance for Exelon’s nuclear fuel cycle activities. Mr. Malone’s responsibilities also included special nuclear material accounting and safeguards, economics, and fuel cycle costs.

Before joining Exelon, Mr. Malone served for 10 years as Vice President and Senior Consultant at NAC International, where he consulted on fuel reliability and the front and back ends of the nuclear fuel cycle, among other issues.

Mr. Malone also worked for many years at SWUCO, Inc., first as a nuclear fuel broker, then as Manager of Technical Services, and finally as Vice President. Prior to SWUCO, Mr. Malone was Manager of Economic Analysis at Yankee Atomic, where his work led to important decisions on fuel type and design. Mr. Malone began his career in nuclear power in 1968 as an engineer in the utility reactor core analysis section of the Nuclear Engineering Department of United Nuclear Corporation, where his duties included bundle and core design for the Dresden 1 and Yankee Rowe reactors.

Mr. Malone is a member of the American Nuclear Society and past chairman of its Fuel Cycle Waste Management Division. He is also a member of the World Nuclear Association’s Fuel Cycle Members’ Forum.

Mr. Malone holds a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering (nuclear) from Manhattan College and an M.B.A. from Iona College, where he was awarded the Graduate School of Business Award for Academic Excellence.

Mr. Malone is simultaneously Senior Vice President and Chief Nuclear Fuel Development Officer at Lightbridge Corporation.