PLANS for the new nuclear power station at Bradwell have now reached the final step before public consultation. The Office for Nuclear Regulation announced yesterday (February 13) the start of Step 4 of the Generic Design Assessment for the UK HPR1000 nuclear technology for the Bradwell B project. A more detailed assessment of the design of the reactor and of the supporting evidence provided by CGN will continue to be open to public comment. During this phase the Environment Agency, joint UK nuclear regulator together with the ONR, will also undertake its own public consultation.
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