Energy news updates
News that EDF’s new Hinkley Point C nuclear plant will not be operational by 2023 proves the government needs to set out a clear road map outlining how the lights are going to stay on, energy union Prospect has said.
Britain will face an energy shortage due to the lack of incentives to invest in non-renewable power, Prospect has said.
Prospect, which represents professional, engineering and technical staff at the threatened Longannet power station, has praised the work of the new taskforce chaired by energy minister Fergus Ewing.
Prospect, which represents professional, engineering and technical staff at the Longannet power station in Scotland, has expressed dismay at today’s announcement that the plant will close on 31 March 2016.
Prospect members at the Atomic Weapons Establishment in Berkshire have voted to accept a final pay offer for an average increase of 2.5%.