Employment in the nuclear energy industry fell in 2018 and is expected to lag again in 2019, due to the lack of new construction projects, notes the latest US Energy and Employment Report. However, hiring is expected to increase in the coming years as various advanced nuclear projects get underway, including the development of NuScale's new reactor designs and the Energy Department's versatile test reactor, according to ClearPath's Spencer Nelson.
Advanced nuclear to boost industry job growth, expert says
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