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Hinkley Point C nuclear power station (HPC) is a project...

wikipedia - 15 Sep 2016
Hinkley Point C nuclear power station (HPC) is a project to construct a 3,200 MWe nuclear power station with two EPR reactors in Somerset, England. The proposed site is one of eight announced by the British government in 2010, and in November 2012 a nuclear site licence was granted. On 28 July 2016 the EDF board approved the project, and on 15 September 2016 the UK government approved the project with some safeguards for the investment. The plant, which has a projected lifetime of sixty y
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Contract for Hinkley Point C reactor internals

World Nuclear News - 13 Jul 2018
Škoda JS of the Czech Republic will manufacture and supply two sets of EPR reactor pressure vessel internals for the Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant project in the UK under a contract signed with France's Framatome. The contract - the value of ...
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Austrian case against Hinkley Point C aid rejected

World Nuclear News - 12 Jul 2018
The General Court of the European Union today dismissed a lawsuit filed by Austria, supported by Luxembourg, against the European Commission's approval of state aid for the planned Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant in the UK. The court said the ...
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UPDATE 2-EU court backs approval of UK Hinkley nuclear plant

Reuters - 12 Jul 2018
Austria's ministry for sustainability and tourism said it regretted the judgment which sends a wrong signal about subsidies for building nuclear power plants. “The reasons for rejecting the lawsuit against Hinkley Point C will now be carefully examined ...
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EU court confirms Hinkley subsidies do not breach rules

Utility Week - 16 Jul 2018
An EU court has upheld the decision by the European Commission to approve the subsidies awarded to the Hinkley Point C nuclear power station, saying they do not breach state aid rules. The Austrian government sought to overturn the decision on the ...
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Austrian lawsuit against Hinkley Point C rejected

Power Technology - 13 Jul 2018
The EU's General Court has dismissed a case submitted by Austria against the European Commission's (EC's) approval of state aid for the planned Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant in Somerset, England. In a statement, the General Court said that the ...
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GE Power starts Arabelle production for Hinkley Point C

World Nuclear News - 20 Jun 2018
GE Power's Steam Power and EDF Energy have reached a key project milestone with the start of manufacturing of the first rotor of the Arabelle steam turbine at GE's Belfort, France, centre of excellence for the Hinkley Point C project in England. The ...
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UK's post-Brexit nuclear plans face scrutiny

World Nuclear News - 12 Jul 2018
The National Infrastructure Assessment therefore cautions against a rush to agree government support for multiple new nuclear power stations and proposes that after Hinkley Point C in Somerset the Government should agree support for only one more ...
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China's Taishan 1 reactor connected to grid

World Nuclear News - 29 Jun 2018
China General Nuclear Power Group and EDF Group have today announced that unit 1 of the Taishan nuclear power plant has been connected to the grid, becoming the world's first EPR to achieve grid connection and power generation. ...
hinkley point c nuclear power station

UK govt says no to Welsh tidal lagoon project due to high cost

Renewables Now - 25 Jun 2018
He also said power from offshore wind farms or the Hinkley Point C nuclear power station would be much cheaper. “The same power generated by the lagoon, over 60 years, for GBP 1.3 billion, would cost around GBP 400 million for offshore wind even at ...
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Hinkley Point boosted by Chinese nuclear progress

New Civil Engineer - 02 Jul 2018
The new reactor will be the same type of reactor as the one to be used at the new nuclear power plant at Hinkley Point C in Somerset. The Chinese reactor is in use at the Taishan nuclear power station, Unit 1 of which started construction in 2009 ...

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