EDF Energy response to UK Nuclear Regulator’s National Report into the safety of nuclear power stations
The Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) today published its National Report to the EU outlining its review of the stress test programme undertaken by the industry following the events at Fukushima last year.
Interim design acceptance for EPR a major milestone say EDF Energy and AREVA
EDF Energy and AREVA are pleased by the decisions by the Office of Nuclear Regulation (ONR) to issue an Interim Design Acceptance Confirmation, and the Environment Agency to issue an Interim Statement of Design Acceptability, for the EPR Pressurised Water Reactor.
The Infrastructure Planning Commission (IPC) has accepted an application for a development consent order for a new nuclear power station at Hinkley Point in Somerset and associated developments, which was submitted by EDF Energy on 31 October 2011.