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#Hinkley Point

# hinkley-point - Thursday 15 September, 2016

The UK is to push ahead with a new nuclear power station across the Irish Sea
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The UK is to push ahead with a new nuclear power station across the Irish Sea

Sep 15th 2016, 10:14 AM 15,586 Views 101 Comments

The Hinkley Point project had been thrown into doubt but it will go ahead.

# hinkley-point - Thursday 28 July, 2016

A new nuclear power station will be built 250 km from the Irish coast
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# Across The Water

A new nuclear power station will be built 250 km from the Irish coast

Jul 28th 2016, 8:14 PM 28,633 Views 125 Comments

The Hinkley Point power station is the UK’s first for 20 years.

# hinkley-point - Friday 10 October, 2014

Councillors in the South East aren't happy with David Cameron's plan for a new nuclear plant
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# Too Close

Councillors in the South East aren't happy with David Cameron's plan for a new nuclear plant

Oct 10th 2014, 9:13 AM 5,002 Views 22 Comments

The project, just 240km from the Irish coast, is set to go ahead after receiving EU backing this week.

# hinkley-point - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

The EU has approved a nuclear plant to be built 240km from Ireland
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The EU has approved a nuclear plant to be built 240km from Ireland

Oct 8th 2014, 10:51 PM 23,711 Views 136 Comments

Hinkley Point is a £16 billion development in Somerset.

# hinkley-point - Friday 1 August, 2014

An Taisce loses legal challenge to British nuclear power station
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An Taisce loses legal challenge to British nuclear power station

Aug 1st 2014, 10:21 PM 10,155 Views 92 Comments

The Court of Appeal of England and Wales ruled against the Irish body today over the Hinkley Point power plant project.

# hinkley-point - Thursday 27 March, 2014

An Taisce take failed legal challenge against new UK power station to appeal court
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An Taisce take failed legal challenge against new UK power station to appeal court

Mar 27th 2014, 7:03 PM 7,258 Views 0 Comments

The National Trust contends that the building a nuclear station on the west coast of the UK was against international, EU, and English law.

# hinkley-point - Friday 20 December, 2013

English High Court rejects An Taisce challenge against nuclear plant
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English High Court rejects An Taisce challenge against nuclear plant

Dec 20th 2013, 10:05 PM 7,606 Views 67 Comments

The organisation had claimed the Irish public should have been consulted before the British Government drew up its plans for the new plant in Somerset.

# hinkley-point - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

Irish challenge against 'unlawful' British nuclear plant starts tomorrow
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Irish challenge against 'unlawful' British nuclear plant starts tomorrow

Dec 4th 2013, 9:57 PM 11,807 Views 61 Comments

An Taisce claims permission for a new plant at Hinkley Point shouldn’t have been given as there was no consultation with the Irish people.

# hinkley-point - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

Mitchell: Independent review needed on British nuclear plant risks
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Mitchell: Independent review needed on British nuclear plant risks

Oct 23rd 2013, 10:56 AM 3,467 Views 11 Comments

The MEP was speaking following confirmation this week that EDF is to build a new nuclear facility at Hinkley Point, on England’s south-west coast.

# hinkley-point - Monday 21 October, 2013

British nuclear plant deal to be challenged in court by An Taisce
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British nuclear plant deal to be challenged in court by An Taisce

Oct 21st 2013, 9:25 AM 8,795 Views 55 Comments

EDF, the French energy giant, has agreed a deal to build two reactors at Hinkley Point, in Somerset.

# hinkley-point - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

Irish legal challenge against UK nuclear power plant
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Irish legal challenge against UK nuclear power plant

May 1st 2013, 8:21 PM 12,389 Views 65 Comments

An Taisce argues that the decision to build the nuclear power station was made without consultation with the Irish people.