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What is the future of nuclear power in the UK?

 
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PostPosted: Sat Mar 31, 2012 8:18 am    Post subject: What is the future of nuclear power in the UK? Reply with quote

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The Guardian - 30/03/12

News that RWE and E.ON have ditched plans for two nuclear plants in Britain is a setback but the industry is not doomed.

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PostPosted: Mon Apr 02, 2012 3:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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The Guardian - 02/04/12

Nuclear industry dreams dashed by current economic reality

It was the financing model and rates of return that prompted German nuclear giants RWC and E.ON to pull out of UK energy plans.

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PostPosted: Mon Apr 02, 2012 5:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

The future of nuclear power in the UK will involve a lot of expensive enquiries, reports and consultations, without actually building much, but without actually giving up on the idea either.
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