INL PROGRAMS

Nuclear Energy

As the nation's premier nuclear science and technology lab, INL leads research, development and demonstration projects to help the nation maintain and expand its use of nuclear energy.

Energy & The Environment

INL improves U.S. energy security and industrial competitiveness by ensuring the availability of clean energy and developing improved technologies to protect the environment.

National & Homeland Security

INL's isolated site, test bed infrastructure, and applied-science focus make it a major center for national security technology development and demonstration.

NEWS & HIGHLIGHTS

Hurricanes are no match for INL scientist’s big dreams for a global nuclear future

12/06/2021

Feature Story

Charlyne Smith Charlyne Smith’s grandfather wanted her to be the prime minister of her native Jamaica. She has bigger dreams: to solve the world’s climate crisis using nuclear energy, beginning in her home country.   “I want to build...

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Idaho National Laboratory recognized for exemplary disability hiring and employment practices

12/01/2021

News Release

Idaho National Laboratory recognized for exemplary disability hiring and employment practices  INL named NOD Leading Disability Employer for fourth straight year  The National Organization on Disability (NOD) has named Idaho National...

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Tech-based grant provides cybersecurity assistance to rural community

12/01/2021

Feature Story

Most of us have been impacted by a cyberattack, whether we know it or not. Cyber adversaries aren’t just targeting major players on the world stage anymore; they are coming...

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