Question to the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy:
What recent assessment he has made of public attitudes towards nuclear energy.
The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy tests public attitudes towards nuclear energy, and a wide range of other BEIS issues, through our Public Attitude Tracker.
Questions on nuclear energy were asked in Wave 29, in March 2019.
This demonstrated that 35% of the public supported nuclear energy, 23% opposed nuclear energy and 38% neither supported nor opposed nuclear energy.