Nuclear Energy supplies 16% of the world's power,
There are approximately 441 operating nuclear power stations in the world
Nuclear power is virtually carbon free.
The nuclear industry has an excellent safety record.
Nuclear power cost is competitive with gas and cheaper than coal, wind and marine power.
Radioactive waste has been stored safely in the UK for over 50 years.
There are 40,000 UK jobs directly associated with the Nuclear Industry, plus 80,000 indirect jobs.
The Big Issues
"The White Paper" - March 2006
Nuclear Waste Site Selection process must lead to suitable site/community volunteers coming forward
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