We are the NIA

Nuclear Energy
Powering people's lives

We are the voice of the UK's civil nuclear industry

Nuclear Power Plant

Sizewell C

Government backing
Sizewell C and
Great British Nuclear

Government stake in Sizewell C a defining moment for Britain’s energy security


Nuclear Week in

Agenda announced for the second ever Nuclear Week in Parliament

NIA Jobs Map

Jobs Map 2022:
Nuclear jobs surge

NIA's annual jobs map shows over 64,500 people currently work in the civil nuclear sector in the UK

Hinkley Point B
retires after
46 years

UK's most valuable clean energy asset retires

65 years of clean energy

Clean, reliable power.
Good jobs.
Green future.

What is nuclear energy?

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Net Zero Needs Nuclear

Nuclear is our only source of clean energy available 24/7. We can’t reach our climate goals without it.

Most reliable

Nuclear has saved the UK more carbon emissions than any other power source – 2.3 billion tonnes

Nuclear is 24/7 >
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Most powerful

One nuclear fuel pellet the size of a thumbnail can power an electric car for 20,000 miles

Nuclear is efficient >
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Most sustainable

Nuclear power produces less CO2 emissions over its lifecycle than any other electricity source

Nuclear is low carbon >
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Your source for news, events and updates in the UK nuclear industry

Blog / 2nd December 2022

A year in nuclear: A message from the chairman

News / 1st December 2022

Westinghouse Brings SMART Metals Recycling and Treatment to the UK

News / 1st December 2022

Kloeckner Metals achieves an “Excellent” rating for BES 6001 Responsible Sourcing

Publications / 1st December 2022

Industry Link: Winter 2022


Future Workforce Report: Findings and Next Steps – 14/12/22

Press Release / 29th November 2022

Government stake in Sizewell C a defining moment for Britain’s energy security

News / 28th November 2022

£7.7m award for hydrogen-uranium energy storage pilot

News / 28th November 2022

Geological Disposal Facility (GDF) project progresses as second borehole test gets seal of approval


Nuclear Fuel Fund workshop – 07/12/22

News / 28th November 2022


/ 24th November 2022

Sellafield Monthly Supply Chain Bulletin – November

News / 24th November 2022

Hardest Jobs in Net Zero – Nuclear Institute

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Why Join the NIA?

The Nuclear Industry Association
is a highly effective advocate, providing a dynamic and credible voice on behalf of its membership.

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I truly believe the first step to success for an organisation in the UK civil nuclear industry is to join the NIA.

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