EDF set to give green light to Hinkley Point project

French energy company widely expected to approve UK’s first new nuclear plant in a generation at board meeting

The French energy company EDF is expected to give the go-ahead for an £18bn nuclear power station at Hinkley Point in Somerset.

EDF’s board will meet in Paris on Thursday and is almost certain to approve the project – the UK’s first new nuclear plant in a generation.

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