Net Zero Needs Nuclear

Clean, reliable energy. Good jobs. Green innovations. That’s why Net Zero Needs Nuclear.

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A message from the Minister Energy Minister Rt Hon Greg Hands MP talks about why the UK is backing nuclear large and small for net zero.

Sustainability

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Nuclear, alongside wind, is the lowest carbon electricity source on earth. Nuclear also has by far the smallest land footprint of any green energy source.

Reliability

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Nuclear is our only always-on, low-carbon power source. That makes nuclear a vital backbone of our energy security, and saving our planet from climate change.

Prosperity

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Nuclear is the most jobs-rich form of low-carbon energy. The sector provides skilled, secure, well-paid work for tens of thousands of people in the UK and millions across the world.

Flexibility

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Nuclear reactors can turn up or down to complement renewable generation, and are driving innovation in hydrogen and process heat for industrial decarbonisation.

Rolls Royce SMR Model

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