We are the NIA

Nuclear Energy
Powering people's lives

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

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National Apprenticeship Week 2024

NAW 2024

National Apprenticeship Week 2024 is here! Click the link to meet our brilliant apprentices

NIA Jobs Map

Jobs Map 2023
Nuclear jobs surge

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

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

News / 22nd February 2024

Decision on Wylfa and Trawsfynydd ‘urgently needed’

News / 21st February 2024

ISEC Monitoring Systems closes deal with NG Bailey for the SPRS Retreatment Plant (SRP) project in the UK

News / 21st February 2024

WISE award for nuclear physicist

News / 21st February 2024

Leading businesses showcase the potential for quantum computers to transform energy, infrastructure and engineering

Press Release / 21st February 2024

NIA welcomes nuclear and the Welsh economy Senedd report

News / 20th February 2024

Sheffield Forgemasters makes global leap in nuclear welding technology


Webinar on EU SMR Industrial Alliance – 21/02/24


British Tunnelling Society Conference and Exhibition

News / 16th February 2024

NIA & CNA Continue Collaboration Through Expanded Partnership

News / 13th February 2024

Westinghouse Initiates UK Generic Design Assessment Process for the AP300™ Small Modular Reactor

Events, News

The Fusion Industry School is Returning in 2024

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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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