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.
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'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.
Community leaders from East Suffolk gather to discuss Sizewell C Stage 3 proposals
Dozens of leaders from parish, district and county councils across East Suffolk met last night for the Sizewell C community forum held in Stratford St Andrew to discuss the latest proposals for the proposed nuclear power station with the project team.
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.