Ed Davey has given the go ahead for a nuclear power plant at Hinkley Point, as planning permission has been given. Now EDF and the government will have to determine how the project can be funded. Davey says discussions are "ongoing and intense". EDF will provide an update in March.
Hinkley Point is only viable because the government is rigging electricity prices and taxpayers are bearing the risks.— Richard Wellings (@RichardWellings) March 19, 2013