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Austrian legal challenge to Hinkley Point is ‘doomed to fail’

07/07/2015 The Austrian legal challenge lodged yesterday against the Hinkley Point nuclear power plant in the UK is “doomed to fail” accor...
David Cameron and Werner Faymann

Nuclear chief says Austrian legal action ‘damaging to efforts to address climate change’

06/07/2015 The Austrian government has finally filed its legal challenge against the deal that facilitates subsidies for a nuclear power p...
Werner Faymann

Austria puts final touches to nuclear power objection

06/07/2015 The Austrian government is fine tuning its long-awaited legal objection to the European Commission decision facilitating the co...
ECJ

Confusion reigns over Austrian challenge to Hinkley Point C

03/07/2015 I write this blog fully expecting the Austrian legal challenge to the Commission decision facilitating the Hinkley Point C nucl...
Siemens energy storage centre Mainz

Siemens storage plant another step forward for Energiewende

03/07/2015

Siemens launched what it says is the largest hydrogen energy storage plant in the world this week.

Soenke Tangermann

German and Austrian utilities set to file lawsuit impacting on Hinkley Point C

02/07/2015 Greenpeace and nine German and Austrian utilities selling renewable energy have announced today that they are launching legal a...
Andrea Leadsom

EDF and UK in liability talks ahead of Austrian challenge

01/07/2015 EDF and the UK government are in discussions about potential liability should Austria wins its challenge to the European Commis...
Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant

EDF purchase of Areva means changed financial structure for Hinkley

30/06/2015

Plans for EDF to buy Areva's nuclear business are set to have an impact on the Hinkley Point C nuclear power project.

Areva unveils robot for nuclear power plants

30/06/2015 Areva has delivered to the French Atomic Energy Commission the first in a new generation of robots designed to be used in nucle...
Reinhold Mitterlehner

Austria postpones filing complaint on Hinkley

29/06/2015 The Austrian government says it has decided to postpone its filing of a lawsuit that would impact on the Hinkley Point C nuclea...

From the Wires

Covanta Honors Indiana Attorney General and Drug Enforcement Administration for Exceptional Leadership in Protecting People and the Environment From Improper Disposal of Drugs

Covanta Honors Indiana Attorney General and Drug Enforcement Administration for Exceptional Leadership in Protecting People and...

Intergraph(R) Webinar on November 5th to Feature New CAESAR II(R) Nuclear With ASME Quality Assurance Certification

Intergraph(R) Webinar on November 5th to Feature New CAESAR II(R) Nuclear With ASME Quality Assurance Certification

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