Policy paper

Advanced Nuclear Technologies

Information about Advanced Nuclear Technologies, previously known as Small Modular Reactors.



The advanced nuclear sector has the potential to play an important part in the UK’s Industrial Strategy building on our existing economic strengths and competitive advantages in nuclear whilst shaping new advanced nuclear markets and contributing to tackling the Clean Growth Grand Challenge.

Published 7 December 2017
Last updated 7 August 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated to reflect publication of the independent report by the Expert Finance Working Group on Small Reactors.
  2. Expert Finance Working Group on Small Reactors set up - details published
  3. First published.