Oct 17, 2014

Utilities pressed to make quick decision on scrapping aged reactors

The government called on Friday for utilities to swiftly decide whether to scrap aging reactors that would be particularly vulnerable in the event of a natural disaster. The pro-nuclear government, which is seeking to reactivate the nation’s idled reactors as soon as possible despite ...

Oct 8, 2014

EU regulators approve U.K. nuclear plant project with EDF

European Union regulators have approved Britain’s proposed £16 billion ($25.7 billion) nuclear power station to be built by French utility EDF, two sources familiar with the matter said Wednesday. The project at Hinkley Point, southwest England, is part of Britain’s strategy to replace a ...