Theresa May has approved the controversial Hinkley Point C nuclear power station project following a new agreement with French energy giant EDF.But what is Hinkley Point C - and why is it so divisive?Hinkley Point C is a proposed nuclear power plant in Somerset - which will … [Read more...] about What is Hinkley Point C nuclear power station and why is it controversial?
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THERESA May was tonight accused of dumping a £30 billion power bill on Brits after approving the country’s first new nuclear power plant for 20 years.Experts were stunned as the Government gave the go-ahead to the Chinese-backed Hinkley Point project in Somerset … [Read more...] about Theresa May blasted for dumping £30billion power bill on Britain by giving Hinkley nuclear power station the go ahead
Over the past several years, a number of companies have put forth applications to build new nuclear reactors in the UK. But none have started construction, and now, there's some doubt whether any of them will go forward. At the end of July, the new UK government led by Theresa … [Read more...] about Puzzling path to new UK nuclear power stations
The British government had been expected to sign the contracts with the French, mainly state owned energy giant EDF on Friday but instead announced a review of the 18-billion-pound (21 billion euros, $23.6 billion) project which is to be co-funded by the China General Nuclear … [Read more...] about UK government casts doubt on Hinkley Point France-China nuclear power station
The French government-majority owned utility company's board voted 10-7 Thursday to advance the controversial Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant at a cost of more than 18 billion pounds (21 billion euros, $23.6 billion.) EDF is more than 37 billion euros in debt and there has … [Read more...] about France EDF to go ahead with China-funded nuclear power station in UK