EDF intends to build the first new nuclear power station to be added to the national grid in almost 20 years, at Hinkley Point in Somerset.
Nigel Knee will explain the need for new low carbon generation in the UK, and where nuclear power fits in. With safety at the very heart of the design, Nigel will outline the progress made to date on this landmark project.
The talk will also consider the opportunities presented by the revival of nuclear power in the UK, and some of the technical challenges associated with planning a project that has an expected operational life of at least 60 years
This meeting is free to attend however we would ask that you register your attendance in advance via the website.