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UK experts back subsidies for mini nuclear power plants

The UK Government should provide subsidies to developers of mini nuclear power stations like it did with the offshore wind industry.

read more... 09/08/2018


French, British regions unite for nuclear growth

As part of the memorandum of understanding (MoU) between Nuclear South West and Nucleopolis, the organisations will share knowledge and opportunities in the nuclear industry and encourage their respective members to explore opportunities to work together.

read more... 08/08/2018


Britain’s energy regulator gives approval to National Grid for Hinklet NPP

The energy market regulator in Britain, Ofgem, gave its approval to the National Grid to build a power grid upgrade to connect the new Hinkley Point C nuclear power station, Reuters reports.

read more... 01/08/2018


Nuclear still UK’s main low-carbon power source

Official statistics confirm nuclear as the largest source of low-carbon electricity in the UK, contributing 20.8% of all electricity generated last year, which was broadly stable on 2016 when it accounted for 21.1%.

read more... 27/07/2018


Daily (24.07.2018): French day-ahead power price rose by 13.6% on Monday due to limited nuclear supply

Oil prices dropped slightly on Monday on fears about fuel demand after G20 officials averted that global economic growth risks have intensified amongst increased trade and geopolitical tensions. Brent crude was almost flat at $73.06 a barrel. WTI futures edged 0.5% lower at $67.89 a barrel.

read more... 24/07/2018