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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The Hub. Today

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


City & Financial – The New Nuclear Summit 2023


Quality Working Group – 11/05/2023

News / 22nd March 2023

Sellafield Monthly Supply Chain Bulletin – March 2023

News / 22nd March 2023

NTS wins big at gender equality awards

News / 21st March 2023

Fortum and Rolls-Royce SMR to explore joint opportunities for small modular reactors in Finland and in Sweden

News / 21st March 2023

Nuclear Rainbow Forum Launched to Make Sector More Welcoming to Diversity

News / 20th March 2023

newcleo launches equity raise of up to €1bn for its unique circular, next-generation nuclear energy solution


nu-tech Engineering & Technology Solutions Exhibition Rotherham – 24/05/2023


nu-tech Engineering & Technology Solutions Exhibition Birchwood – 10/05/2023 & 19/09/2023


The New Nuclear Summit – 18 May 2023


UKAEA 10th Supplier’s Event – 17/04/2023

Press Release / 15th March 2023

NIA Budget Reaction: Green label for nuclear in UK taxonomy a huge step forward for energy security and 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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