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Nuclear Energy
Powering people's lives

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

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Jobs Map 2023
Nuclear jobs surge

Over 77,00 people currently work in the civil nuclear sector in the UK


Nuclear Week in

It's here!

Delivering Value report

The economic
impact of UK nuclear

NIA and Oxford Economics report into the economic contribution of the UK civil nuclear industry

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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The Hub. Today

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Your source for news, events and updates in the UK nuclear industry


Advancements in Autonomous Radiation Mapping for Nuclear Environments

News / 28th September 2023

NWS decides not to take Allerdale further in GDF siting process due to limited suitable geology


Copenhagen Atomics Factory Visit

News / 28th September 2023

Roadmaps to New Nuclear Industry Communiqué

News / 27th September 2023

Chief Nuclear Inspector publishes annual review of industry performance

News / 27th September 2023

ARC’s Jon Baggs Awarded Fellowship of the Royal Academy of Engineering

News / 27th September 2023

Supply Chain Questionnaire for UKAEA

News / 27th September 2023

Stephenson Harwood wins energy and infrastructure award


Annual Dinner 2023 – 07/12/23

Briefs & Consultations / 20th September 2023

NIA Response to the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities’ ‘Operational Reforms to the NSIP Consenting Process’ Consultation

News / 19th September 2023

Defueling success as first reactor fuel free at Hunterston B in Scotland

News / 18th September 2023

Nominations open for UK Nuclear Skills Awards 2024

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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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