UN asks UK government to suspend work at Hinkley Point

The UNECE has asked the UK to suspend construction work at Hinkley Point C because it has broken rules the regarding notifying neighbouring countries.
By Staff reporter 20 March 2017 0 25114

The UN’s Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) has asked the UK to suspend construction work at the Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant because it has broken rules the regarding notifying neighbouring countries under the Convention on Environmental Impact Assessment in a Transboundary Context, UNECE said in a report published on Monday.

Construction work should be suspended until the commission establishes whether notification to neighbouring countries would be useful.

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