EDF Energy has commissioned Bilfinger to carry out inspection services for the Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant, currently under construction in Somerset, UK.
Waste Management & Decommissioning
Cavendish Nuclear will provide Hinkley Point A site with the capability to immobilise Intermediate Level Waste (ILW) and encapsulate it for safe long-term storage.
Altrad and Doosan Babcock will provide a range of support services for the UK Atomic Energy Authority’s fusion research and technology programme.
The effort to build England’s Hinkley Point C power reactor could lead to hiring 1,700 workers in the next year, according to the EDF report summary.
Austria, a collective of German green energy companies, and imminently Luxembourg are challenging the decision that facilitates the Hinkley Point C nuclear power project. But is this resistance ultimately a futile exercise? Opinions welcome on Power Engineering International LinkedIn Group.
UK Prime Minister David Cameron has told EDF it wants a ‘quick decision’ on the Hinkley Point nuclear power plant project.
A letter sent to staff by EDF chief executive Jean Bernard Levy last week was ‘probably’ cleared by the French government before dispatch.
The UK’s Chancellor of the Exchequer has had to rigorously defend the government’s position in moving forward with the Hinkley Point C nuclear power project.