Hinkley Point C: Dramatic drone footage shows the latest development as Britain’s first nuclear power plant in over 20 years takes shape. New drone footage shows the progress on Europe’s biggest building site with 3,000 workers on site every day. Hinkley Point C is Britain’s first new nuclear power plant in over 20 years and is said it will provide seven per cent of the UK’s power for 60 years when fully operational. The EDF Energy site will cost £19.6 billion to build and is said to generate enough electricity for 5.8 million homes. The power station will be the most expensive man-made object on Earth when it is finished.
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