A settled government in London could strengthen the prospects of a new nuclear power plant on Anglesey, the island’s economic chief has suggested. Cllr Carwyn Jones said Boris Johnson’s solid majority could mean that the ‘paused’ Hitachi project might be salvaged. The massive nuclear power station project was shelved in January last year after the Japanese tech giant failed to reach a funding deal with the UK government under Theresa May. But Cllr Jones said the new Johnson government, which has ambitious green energy targets, may be keen to revive the Wylfa project.
North Wales Chronicle 31st Dec 2019 read more »