Government urged to replace reliance on Russian gas with homegrown nuclear

The association estimates that two nuclear power stations and an SNR fleet could replace over ten billion cubic metres of gas imports

‘Britain will face tighter electricity supplies this winter’, National Grid boss warns

Households will most likely see “a little respite from the impact of high wholesale gas prices”, John Pettigrew said

Industry responds to ‘Britain’s fossil fuel-free grid by 2035’

Boris Johnson has promised that all electricity in the UK will be produced from clean sources – but what does the industry think?

Britain fires up coal power plant to meet electricity demand

National Grid ESO has asked EDF to fire up two units at its West Burton A power station in Nottinghamshire

GUEST BLOG: Tom Greatrex – A new nuclear age

Chief Executive of the Nuclear Industry Association, Tom Greatrex says nuclear station closures threaten jobs and climate goals without new investment

Government urged to speed up grid decarbonisation

Nuclear Industry Association, RenewableUK and Solar Energy UK are calling for urgent action to build new wind, nuclear and solar capacity

Nuclear and solar turn South West’s grid 100% green

National Grid data shows it had the cleanest power in Britain over the weekend

‘UK net zero target at risk without nuclear power’

A new nuclear power programme with the help of hydrogen, clean fuels and district heating could provide up to 40% of clean energy by 2050, according to a report

Nuclear Industry Association appoints new chair

Dr Tim Stone has experience in infrastructure, nuclear power and finance, working closely with government and industry in a variety of roles

UK nuclear worth £6.4bn last year

The nuclear power sector contributed £6.4 billion to the UK economy last year. The Nuclear Industry Association (NIA) suggests this economic impact rises to £12.4 billion and provides 155,000 jobs when the sector’s spend on associated goods and services in the supply chain and wage spending is taken into account. Each of the sector’s workers […]