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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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’s lifecycle carbon is the joint lowest of any source – 12 grams of CO2 per KWh

Nuclear is low carbon >
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The source for updates in the nuclear industry

News / 2nd December 2021

Cavendish Nuclear awarded £20 million Dounreay contract

Publications / 2nd December 2021

Industry Link: Winter 2021

News / 1st December 2021

New hybrid trains set to reduce Sellafield’s carbon footprint

News / 1st December 2021

EDF and Veolia announce the creation of Waste2Glass: a joint venture to develop innovative radioactive waste treatment solutions

News / 30th November 2021

ATS to Deliver an Innovative Automation First for Bruce Power’s Nuclear Program


Facing Pay Gaps – 13/12/21

News / 30th November 2021

NUVIA celebrating recognition of 24 consecutive years of gold standard safety


UKAEA 6th Suppliers Event – 08/12/21


IDN Conference – 09/06/22


Thermal Hydraulic Analysis for SMRs and AMRs: A how to guide – 14/12/21

News / 25th November 2021

PPP announces winners of new multi-million pound HVAC contract

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What’s psychological safety got to do with it? – 08/12/21

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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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