News from the NDA
Nuclear contract to save taxpayer more than ¬£1.5 billion
Monday 01 September 2014 10:00am
More than ¬£1.5 billion of savings for the public purse are anticipated as The Cavendish Fluor Partnership (CFP) begins to implement its plans to decommission 10 of the UK‚Äôs first nuclear power stations, and two pioneering research facilities.
Final fuel removed from Sizewell A
Wednesday 27 August 2014 3:25pm
The last container of spent nuclear fuel has now left Sizewell A, removing 99% of the radioactive hazard from the former power station. The defueling was successfully completed ahead of a target set by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC). The site is now fuel-free for the first time in almost half a century and this marks a major milestone in the decommissioning process.
¬£18m office to bring 1,000 workers into Whitehaven
Wednesday 27 August 2014 2:45pm
Construction work is now complete on Albion Square, the new ¬£18m office block set to bring 1,000 workers into the centre of Whitehaven.
¬£375,000 boost for Scottish quayside project
Wednesday 27 August 2014 2:34pm
A recent ¬£375,000 award, funded by NDA and EnergySolutions, has provided the final piece of a financial jigsaw to develop a ¬£3 million project to provide office accommodation at Ardrossan Quayside.
NDA joins other industry voices
Wednesday 27 August 2014 2:25pm
The NDA is collaborating in a new organisation, the N-Group. This group brings together national organisations from across the nuclear sector to share experiences and promote cooperation.