Nuclear news updates
A temporary loan will not cover previous cuts to the Office for Nuclear Regulation
Prospect has welcomed the opening of the government consultation on the siting of the geological disposal facility (GDF). A long-term solution for the management of the UK’s radioactive waste needs to be found whatever the future of nuclear generation.
Prospect senior deputy general secretary Sue Ferns said:
The threat of strike action by Prospect members at Dounreay has now been lifted, following the acceptance yesterday (December 21st) by members of an improved deal worth a minimum of 6.7% over 3 years
The government have signalled that they will make concessions on Euratom in this evening's debate on the EU Withdrawal Bill.