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Former minister says George Osborne rejected ‘special share’ plan for Somerset nuclear plant at Hinkley Point
GEORGE Osborne blocked moves intended to provide extra protection for the Hinkley Point nuclear plant from potential national security threats posed by China, a former cabinet minister has claimed. Lib Dem ex-energy secretary Sir Ed Davey said no …
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China Urges Hinkley Power Plant Go-Ahead
China has called for the Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant to go ahead despite the Government’s eleventh hour decision to review the project. The plan by French company EDF would see two reactors built at the site near Bridgwater, Somerset, with …
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Buffet’s Duracell Plant To Close; 430 Workers Affected
Making the announcement fewer than five months after being acquired by Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc., Duracell said it plans to close a battery-making plant in South Carolina that employs 430 people. The plant made AA batteries. Duracell said in …
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