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Meet Nuclear Graduate of the Year, Sam Lyons

Sam Lyons joined NNL as a graduate in 2018 and this year was crowned Nuclear Graduate of the Year at the UK Nuclear Skills Awards.

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National Nuclear Laboratory secure future skills with fresh intake of ‘top-calibre’ talent

The National Nuclear Laboratory (NNL) is virtually welcoming thirty-eight graduates and apprentices this week, which will be the first step on the career ladder for many.

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Open Call For Academic and Industry Proposals to Use BEIS Pilot Facility at NNL’s Preston Laboratory

NNL is delighted to be partnering with Game Changers, delivering the pilot Advanced Nuclear Skills and Innovation Campus (ANSIC) at our Preston Laboratory.

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Response to UK Government’s Hydrogen Strategy

In reaction to the publication of the Government’s Hydrogen Strategy today, Dr Fiona Rayment, Chief Science and Technology Officer (CSTO) at the National Nuclear Laboratory, said:

“Achieving net zero by

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Countdown to COP26: Nuclear’s Younger Generation Driving Action on Climate Change

With the urgency of the climate crisis, there is a growing public consciousness about the role each and every one of us can play in achieving net zero.

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Response to Government announcement on the Advanced Modular Reactor (AMR) demonstration programme

In response to today’s Government announcement that plans have moved a step closer to having the latest nuclear technology up and running within the next decade, Dr Paul Howarth, Chief Executive Officer of the National Nuclear

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New Report Sets Out Cross-Sector Plan for Zero Carbon Hydrogen from Nuclear

Launched by the Nuclear Sector Deal’s Innovation Group, the report maps the actions needed to realise the opportunity of nuclear derived hydrogen to help unlock net zero.

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Our Science and Technology Agenda: Unleashing Innovation and Meeting the UK’s Climate Change Targets

Following the recent launch of NNL’s Strategic Plan, we are pleased to share our new Science and Technology Agenda publication, which sets out our aims and ambitions for the coming years.

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UK’s national laboratory for nuclear fission opens first formal base in Wales

The National Nuclear Laboratory (NNL) has formalised its research and development ambitions in Wales with the launch of a new base in Ynys Môn/Isle of Anglesey.

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Front cover of AFCP's roadmap report, Fuelling Net Zero: Advacned Nuclear Fuel Cycle Roadmaps for a Clean Energy Future

Fuelling Net Zero: NNL Publishes Advanced Fuel Cycle Roadmaps for a Clean Energy Future

The NNL-led Advanced Fuel Cycle Programme (AFCP) has published a series of roadmaps that will enable UK policy makers and industry to plan for the future of nuclear in delivering net zero.

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