New Energy Minister’s visit to Somerset reaffirms importance of new nuclear projects to our future low carbon, sustainable energy mix. The importance of nuclear and the huge benefits to technical education and local jobs for the Bridgwater area were reaffirmed recently when Jesse Norman, the new Energy Minister, visited Hinkley Point and Cannington Court training centre, near Bridgwater, Somerset for the first time. During the visit the Minister toured the Hinkley Point B power station and the construction site for Hinkley Point C.
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Midas Construction has started work on the southern hub of the National College for Nuclear. The National College for Nuclear (NCfN) is being developed to support the specialist training needs of the nuclear industry. The £6.2m southern hub is being built at Bridgwater & Taunton College’s Cannington Centre to support the training requirements of the nearby Hinkley Point power station. The northern hub of the NCfN is being built in Workington, Cumbria, near Sellafield.
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