Vincent De Rivaz, chief executive of EDF, Reassured the audience at the Nuclear Industry Association’s annual conference that the UK’s flagship nuclear new build project will not be derailed.
Siemens CEO Joe Kaeser is leaning on the company’s financial division as a means of funding new technologies in its energy division.
John Rishton, chief executive of Rolls-Royce, says he is “reasonably optimistic” that the sale of the company’s power unit will be concluded. The deal is expected to cost in the region of £900m ($1.5bn).
US-based Energy Solutions is taking the UK Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) to court over losing out on a £7bn contract to decommission Britain’s oldest nuclear power plants.
The Cavendish Fluor consortium has been chosen by the UK’s Nuclear Decommissioning Authority to carry out a major decommissioning programme of the country’s 12 nuclear sites.