A COUNCIL has rejected an application for ground investigations to take place at the site of a new nuclear power station. Maldon District Council’s planning committee has rejected the Chinese state-backed nuclear developer CGN’s application for permission to undertake ground investigations at the proposed Bradwell B site. Campaign group Blackwater Against New Nuclear Group had called for the council to delay permitting the investigations. The group’s chairman Prof Andy Blowers said: “From the moment CGN revealed its plans just before lockdown it became clear the Bradwell B project would be dead in the water.
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