5 Facts about the Byron Nuclear Power Plant

The Byron Nuclear Power Plant's twin cooling towers overlook the scenic Rock River Valley.

Watch our video to learn more about this plant. 


Illinois Nuclear Power Industry By the Numbers

Updated for April 2023: Learn more about the nuclear power industry in our great state of Illinois.

Clean Hydrogen and Nuclear Power: The Perfect Partners?

There are at least five reasons why nuclear power and clean hydrogen may be the PERFECT partners...

1. Nuclear energy is carbon-free. 

2. Nuclear energy is very versatile.


$800M Investment in Byron and Braidwood

Two years ago, Illinoisans rallied to save the Byron and Braidwood Generating Stations from early retirement.

This spring the Constellation Energy Company announced an $800 million investment to increase their output of clean, carbon-free electricity.

2022 NPI Recap

2022 was a monumental year for nuclear power... 

New legislation was passed, public support rose drastically, and the industry made major innovations.  

Watch to learn more about nuclear power’s historic year! 


Ways We Use Nuclear Science

Did you know that we use nuclear science in our everyday lives? That’s right!

Nuclear science goes into making the food we eat and the water we drink.  

But it’s used for more than just that! What this video to find out how.  

What's Possible with Nuclear Power

Nuclear power is one of our most powerful tools in fighting climate change and solving the growing energy crisis.

But that's not all it can do...

Watch this video to find out what could be possible if we embrace nuclear power.

Nuclear and National Security

Did you know that nuclear power is not only a reliable clean-energy source, but it is also a critical tool for keeping our country safe?

Watch this video to learn more about how nuclear power is connected to national security.

5 Reasons Why Illinois Needs Nuclear

This video features five of the top reasons why we think everyone in Illinois should support nuclear power.

It doesn't release toxic pollutants, it supports good jobs, and so much more...

Nuclear Power 101

What is nuclear power? How does it keep our state powered? Why is it important? How many jobs does it support in Illinois?

All of these questions are answered in our featured January video. Watch now!