Goole could be at the forefront of an energy revolution which could bring in thousands of skilled jobs to the town. The UK’s Atomic Energy Authority (AEA) has announced a number of possible locations for a nuclear fusion power plant. Goole is one of 15 locations being considered for the UK’s first such power plant, according to the i newspaper. Other possible locations for the plant include Aberthaw on the south coast of Wales, Moorside in Cumbria and Dounreay in the Highlands of Scotland. The prototype site will be used to assess whether nuclear fusion can live up to its promise of offering zero carbon, almost limitless energy.
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