Updated June 20, 2019

  • Belgium’s 7 nuclear reactors account for 71% of Belgium’s clean energy and 38% of Belgium’s electricity

  • Belgium’s nuclear plants are at risk of closing and has caused the country to import more energy, in 2017 import consumption was 8% and in 2018 it increased to 22%

  • Between 2013 and 2018 the share of electricity from nuclear declined by 13%

  • With the threat of nuclear closures in 2022, EP and our allies held a nuclear pride fest in Brussels on April 2019, persuading the Belgian public to continue the fight in saving their cleanest energy source