About Us

Founded by Tim Yeo at the end of 2014 New Nuclear Watch Europe (NNWE) is an interest group which has been established to help ensure nuclear power is recognised as an important and desirable way for European governments to meet the long-term security needs of their countries. Membership is open to all companies, individuals and organisations active in the nuclear industry including those involved in the supply chain.

NNWE Industry Supporters

“Kepco endorses the objectives of NNWE and hopes that it succeeds in promoting investment in new nuclear power stations within the European Union.”

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NNWE Academic Supporters

The following leading academics support the work of NNWE because they agree with our aim of the need for safe, supportive nuclear energy, the benefits of which need communicating to a wide and varied audience.

None of our academic supporters have any financial relationship with NNWE.

Professor Wade Allison
Emeritus Professor of Physics, Keble College, University of Oxford
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Professor Simon Connell
Professor of Physics, University of Johannesburg, South Africa
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Professor Ian Fells
Technical Director, Penultimate Power UK
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Professor Martin Freer
Director of the Birmingham Centre of Nuclear Education and Research and Director of the Birmingham Energy Institute (BEI), University of Birmingham
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Professor Bill Lee
Director, Centre for Nuclear Engineering at Imperial College London
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Professor Francis Livens
Professor of Radiochemistry and Interim Director, Dalton Nuclear Institute, University of Manchester
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Dr. Mahlomola Rudolph Nchodu
Department of Nuclear Physics, The iThemba Laboratory for Accelerator-Based Sciences, South Africa
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Professor Ivo L. Petr
Professor of Physics, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
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