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Britain to review EDF's Hinkley Point nuclear energy plan

UNDER REVIEW: The two new reactors at Hinkley Point, in south-west England, were targeted to provide around 7 per cent of Britain's electricity.


BRITAIN has cast doubt on a US$24 billion project with French utility EDF to build the UK's first new nuclear plant in decades, delaying a final decision on the plan just weeks after the "Brexit" vote ushered in a new prime minister.

The surprise decision to review the