The UK government is considering taking the place of the Chinese government as a partner in the £20bn Sizewell C nuclear power project. The UK government has confirmed that it is to enter negotiations with EDF, the French state energy company, in relation to the Sizewell C project in Suffolk, in which EDF is the majority shareholder. China General Nuclear Power Corporation (CNG) owns 33% of the Hinkley Point C plant, under construction in Somerset, and 20% of Sizewell. However British government attitudes to Communist China taking control of essential UK infrastructure have shifted somewhat since the days of Cameron and Osborne courted the Yuan.
Construction Index 15th Dec 2020 read more »
Power Technology 14th Dec 2020 read more »