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Format: 05/12/2020
Format: 05/12/2020
The view south across the Hinkley Point C Construction Site showing the main excavations and pipework for the cooling water systems of unit 1.
Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Update on Hinkley Point C project

The Hinkley Point C project successfully delivered J-0, the completion of the nuclear island “common raft” for its first unit in June 2019, in line with the schedule announced in September 2016. Following this major milestone a detailed review of the project’s costs, schedule and organisation was performed.
The visitor centre guides at Torness power station
Monday, September 23, 2019

Torness tours confirmed as one of East Lothian’s top attractions

Torness power station’s visitor centre has had its five-star Visit Scotland rating confirmed as it prepares to take part in Doors Open Days for the first time.

This is the sixth time the visitor centre and tour of the EDF Energy power station have been given the top rating.

EDF Energy is investing in both renewables and nuclear
Friday, September 20, 2019

EDF Energy statement on CfD auction results

The fall in the cost of future offshore wind projects is good news for consumers at a time when we need a big expansion in renewables to help the UK reach ‘net zero’ emissions.
The second EPR reactor at China’s Taishan nuclear power plant is about to enter into commercial operation.
Friday, September 6, 2019

China’s second EPR reactor at Taishan enters into commercial operation

Unit 2 of the Taishan nuclear power plant will enter into commercial operation on Saturday the 7th of September 2019, following statutory functional test of continuous operation at full power for 168 hours, which started on Saturday the 30th of August at 17:15 local time.

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