National Nuclear Laboratory


BEIS Permanent Secretary visits Central Lab in West Cumbria, the most advanced nuclear facility in the world

The Permanent Secretary for the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Sarah Munby has visited the National Nuclear Laboratory (NNL)’s Central Lab.

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UK’s national nuclear lab hosts BEIS, world-leading academia and industry at pioneering showcase events

The National Nuclear Laboratory (NNL) hosted world-leading researchers, business, supply chain and government officials to celebrate the success of two headline projects.

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NNL leads return of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management in the UK

Today, having worked with colleagues from across the sector, the National Nuclear Laboratory announces the re-establishment of the UK Chapter of the Institute of Nuclear Material Management.

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NNL’s response to today’s British Energy Security Strategy

James Murphy, Chief Strategy Officer at the National Nuclear Laboratory (NNL), said:

“We welcome today’s British Energy Security Strategy, which provides a firm commitment from government on new nuclear and lays the long-t

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UK HFCA launches new think tank to advance the role of nuclear in hydrogen production

The role of nuclear power in the production of hydrogen for future energy systems is set to be explored in depth by a new working group of experts in the sector.

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NNL Apprenticeships: Where anything is possible

Our 2022 Apprenticeship Programme is now live and open for applications.

As the UK’s national lab for nuclear fission, the most important asset for our future success is our people.

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World’s first Summit of national laboratories held on integrated energy systems

Eight national laboratories from across the energy space, encompassing nuclear, renewables and other low-carbon technologies, meet to progress COP26 aims

Keynote speeches from UK Government Chief Scientific Adviser Sir Patrick

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NNL announces successful Focus Area challenge applicants to deliver cross-sector innovation projects

The National Nuclear Laboratory (NNL) is pleased to announce nine diverse organisations have been selected to undertake specialist projects that will advance knowledge across the nuclear sector.

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NNL welcomes appointment of Ian Funnell as new Chair

The National Nuclear Laboratory welcomes today’s announcement by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy that Ian Funnell has been appointed as NNL’s new Chair, succeeding Sir Andrew Mathews.

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Funding grants announced for three ANSIC challenges to explore advanced nuclear technologies

The outcome of the three advanced nuclear technology challenges supported by the pilot Advanced Nuclear Skills and Innovation Campus (ANSIC) delivered by the National Nuclear Laboratory (NNL) and FIS360 has been announced.

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