EDF wants to begin construction of two EPR units at the Sizewell C nuclear power station on the east coast of England by the end of 2021, the company has said. The French state-controlled utility will hold its third and final round of consultations with stakeholders on the project in January 2019 and submit planning applications in early 2020, paving the way for a 2021 construction start date, Simone Rossi, EDF Energy chief executive, told delegates at the Energy UK annual conference on Tuesday.

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Published: 20 October 2018