LATEST images from the new Hinkley Point C nuclear power station show remarkable progress since the first reactor’s base was completed last year. The multibillion-pound project, near Bridgwater, is now focused on completing the base of the second reactor this year. Around 5,000 workers are busy each day keeping the project on target for producing power by 2025, according to operator EDF Energy. The power station will supply 7% of the UK’s electricity needs from the mid-2020s.
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