Blog - July 2021

  • How do career stories help to humanise the nuclear industry?

    Posted on Thursday, July 29, 2021 by Get Into NuclearNo comments

    The nuclear industry has a public relations issue. There is no denying that. Google “nuclear”, “nuclear energy”, or any derivates of these and you will be met with cooling towers emitting steam, the yellow nuclear symbol, the Chernobyl exclusion zone, someone in a yellow radiation suit dropping a barrel, atomic bombs, and Homer Simpson reading a reactor safety manual. Now search for “renewable ...

  • Is nuclear energy sustainable?

    Posted on Tuesday, July 6, 2021 by GetIntoNuclearNo comments

    The nuclear industry has an immense potential to support the UK strategy towards a low carbon future. Still, the industry needs to start accounting for its footprint with much more rigour before it can claim its NetZero position. The sector remains very resource intensive by its nature, with the manufacturing processes used to build facilities and store waste generally involving carbon-intensive ...

  • Get Into Nuclear -Business Update

    Posted on Friday, July 2, 2021 by Get Into NuclearNo comments

    We see our website, , as the doorway to the nuclear industry. We provide information on the nuclear industry, the pros and cons of the technology, the future of nuclear within the net-zero agenda, and the availability of opportunities for work. Once we have sparked an interest to want to get into nuclear, we provide the means to get into nuclear via Get Into Nuclear Jobs and ...