UAE aims for net zero emissions by 2050

The country’s electricity generation in 2025 is expected to include around 7% of solar power and 47% of nuclear energy, halving emissions associated with the power sector

Net Hero podcast – Nuclear can we go net zero without it?

Listen to episode 1 of our new series of weekly insights into the net zero world

Fukushima – 10 years on…

Today marks the ten year anniversary of the Fukushima disaster that rocked the world – what happened, what were its impacts and how does the future look?

Government invests £40m in nuclear technology for low carbon heat and hydrogen

Three advanced modular reactor projects in Oxfordshire, Cheshire and Lancashire will benefit from the funding

EU backs nuclear power on journey to net zero

European Union leaders agree nuclear energy will be part of the bloc’s solution to going carbon neutral by 2050

US launches new demonstration centre for nuclear reactors

The National Reactor Innovation Centre will provide the private sector technology developers with the necessary support to test and demonstrate their reactor concepts and assess their performance

Global nuclear watchdog chief dies at 72

Yukiya Amano headed the UN’s International Atomic Energy Agency since 2009

US invests nearly $50m to advance nuclear energy tech

A total of 58 projects in 25 states are sharing the funding from the Department of Energy

EU approves RWE’s buyout of E.ON’s power generation assets

The acquisition is part of a complex asset swap deal between the two companies

Universities win £446m for doctoral training centres

They include renewable energy, nuclear power as well as energy resilience and the built environment