Member Updates

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Nuclear Decommissioning Authority Business Plan

The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority Business Plan for the financial year beginning April 2019 to the financial year ending March 2022 is now available to view via the link below: Nuclear Decommissioning Authority Business Plan   ...

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The Growing Positive Impact of Hinkley Point C

The numbers are published in the latest annual report into the socio-economic benefits of the nuclear power station which is under construction in Somerset. Hinkley Point C’s Realising the Socio-economic Benefits report measures Hinkley Point C’s performance against...

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New Member – Rhizome Energy Limited

WNF welcomes new member Rhizome Energy Limited. Rhizome Energy Limited, which is based in Somerset and London, is a new SME Engineering Consultancy, set up to support all energy sectors with a focus on expanding nuclear industry in the UK. Directors of Rhizome Energy,...

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New Member – Rope and Sling Specialists Ltd

Wales Nuclear Forum welcomes its new member, Rope and Sling Specialists. Rope and Sling Specialists Ltd (RSS) is one of the largest independent companies in the field of lifting equipment engineering in the UK. The company provides a complete service for: The...

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Councils give pushback on EDF Energy nuclear plans

Suffolk County Council and Suffolk Coastal District Council said that they are disappointed with the energy firm's lack of detailed proposals for the Sizewell C scheme, which is currently being consulted on. The local authorities said they need to be absolutely clear...

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Does Brexit Pull the Plug on the Energy Sector?

Trade deals, immigration and Northern Ireland have dominated the Brexit talks. Yet as exit day approaches and the threat of leaving the EU without a deal looms, will the UK be able to keep the lights on and electricity flowing?

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UK Insurers Seek Clean Power Investment Boost

The Association of British Insurers is calling on UK financial regulators to improve the availability of data on renewable energy projects to boost investment in clean power projects. ABI, which is the voice of the UK insurance industry, said a shortage of...

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UK Aims to Draw a Third of Electricity Supplies From Offshore Wind

While in broadly welcomed by an industry looking to ramp up investment in what is already the world’s largest offshore wind market, critics said it would not be enough to achieve UK climate targets or to fill a supply gap left by the recent collapse of three planned nuclear projects.

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