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July Newsletter No214

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HINKLEY – NOW THE UK HESITATES

Within hours of this month’s announcement that the EDF Board had given the go ahead for investment in the £18 billion Hinkley Point C power station project in Somerset the UK Government announced that it needed more time to consider the scheme. The general reaction to this totally unexpected news among the other players in this long-running saga was a mixture of astonishment, frustration and not a little annoyance.

A bare two weeks before the Government‘s ...

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