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Hinkley Point C Power Station

Question for Department for Energy and Climate Change

UIN 15585, tabled on 9 November 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what information her Department holds on the date when EDF ordered the pressure vessel heads for Hinkley Point C; and how many pressure vessel heads for Hinkley Point C have already been manufactured.

Answered on

16 November 2015

Supply of components for Hinkley Point C are a matter for EDF. The construction of Hinkley Point C, including the safety of pressure vessel heads, will be subject to regulation by the Office for Nuclear Regulation.


Answered by

Department for Energy and Climate Change