All press releases

Format: 25/06/2020
Format: 25/06/2020
Cottam power station
Thursday, February 7, 2019

Cottam power station to cease generation

EDF Energy has decided to end generation at its Cottam coal-fired power station in North Nottinghamshire and will now start consultation with Trades Union partners.
Mark Lees station director at Heysham 2
Friday, February 1, 2019

Mark takes on Heysham 2's top job

Mark Lees takes over as station director at Heysham 2 from John Munro, who has become one of EDF Energy’s chief nuclear officers taking a line management responsibility for four power stations: Heysham 2, Torness, Sizewell B and Dungeness B.
HInkley Point B power station
Friday, February 1, 2019

Hinkley Point B industrial safety prosecution

EDF Energy today (1 February) attended a sentencing hearing at Taunton Crown Court. This followed an earlier hearing at which the company had submitted a guilty plea to a prosecution brought by the Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974. The charges relate to an incident on 12 April 2017 at Hinkley Point B which resulted in injury to a Doosan Babcock Ltd employee.
Dungeness B power station
Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Dungeness B's first-ever Science Show a mega-success with schools

The chance to control a robot or build a bridge with the Royal Engineers, are not your everyday school activities. But the first-ever Dungeness B Science Show provided the perfect backdrop for inspirational science and engineering tasks for more than 200 local youngsters.
Dungeness B Power Station
Monday, January 21, 2019

Dungeness B Maintenance Update

Dungeness B has been undergoing one of its busiest periods of maintenance for many years, with staff and specialist contractors carrying-out a huge amount of technical tasks as part of the ongoing double-reactor outage.