We are the NIA

Nuclear Energy
Powering people's lives

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

Nuclear Power Plant

65 years of clean energy

Clean, reliable power.
Good jobs.
Green future.

What is nuclear energy?

Hunterston B
retires after
46 years

Scotland's most valuable clean energy asset retires

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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

Press Release / 30th June 2022

NIA Welcomes Theddlethorpe GDF Community Partnership Announcement


Quality Group Meeting – 26/10/2022

Press Release / 30th June 2022


Press Release / 29th June 2022

Climate Change Committee says nuclear ramp up will strengthen energy security

News / 28th June 2022

Cumbrian firm secure new five year framework with Axiom

Briefs & Consultations / 27th June 2022

NIA submission to the UK Government’s consultation its Green Finance Strategy update

Press Release / 24th June 2022


News / 22nd June 2022

Rolls-Royce SMR announces new headquarters in the centre of Manchester

News / 22nd June 2022

Cwmni Egino sets out ambition for UK’s first SMR at Trawsfynydd nuclear site

News / 20th June 2022

UK government regulation decision to help ‘accelerate’ fusion energy progress

News / 20th June 2022

newcleo announces successful close of €300 million equity raise

News / 15th June 2022

Jacobs Awarded Contract Extension to Support UK’s Transition to Net-Zero

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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.

Join now

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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