Nuclear energy is vital for the future sustainability of our nation.

Once fully operational, the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant will provide up to a quarter of the nation's electricity, and save up to 21 million tons of carbon emissions every year.

This new industry is already supporting our nation’s economic development, and providing thousands of high-quality jobs for talented Emiratis.

Learn more about why the UAE chose to pursue a peaceful nuclear energy program here.

Want to know all about how a nuclear energy plant works? Interested in understanding radiation? Click here for all the facts about this source of clean and abundant electricity.