Government to ‘fund new nuclear power station before 2024’

The funding will be part of the government’s much-anticipated Net Zero strategy

Does hydrogen storage in fossil reservoirs hold the key to Britain’s energy crisis?

The UK has enough wind and solar capacity to support green hydrogen production to the equivalent capacity of 25 Hinkley Point C nuclear power plants, according to new research

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

Global energy use projected to increase by 50% by 2050

Falling technology costs and government policies that provide incentives for green energy will result in the growth of renewable electricity generation to meet growing power demand

‘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

China will reportedly be banned from investing in UK nuclear sector

Reports suggest that new rules could prevent China from further investing in the £20bn Sizewell C nuclear power project

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Rolls-Royce eyes nuclear-powered mining on the Moon!

The British engineering giant is reportedly planning to develop a micro-nuclear reactor that could be built on the Moon or even Mars

Unions: ‘Nuclear funding is critical to net zero success’

Three energy unions are calling for government to accelerate its new nuclear funding plan to help with the country’s net zero aims

Robot dog could soon be sniffing out hazards at Sellafield nuclear site

Sellafield Ltd held a three-day trial of Spot, the mobile robot dog developed by Boston Dynamics, at the Calder Hall nuclear power station which is currently being decommissioned

EU Commission approves Belgium’s electricity capacity mechanism

It will contribute to ensuring the security of electricity supply, especially as Belgium has decided to phase out all nuclear capacity by 2025