Vattenfall pulls back from UK nuclear power programme

June 2009
Professional Engineering;6/10/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p7
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the move of Swedish power company Vattenfall AB to hold its participation in the nuclear new-build programme as it will focus on renewable energy in Great Britain. It states that Vattenfall retains a significant interest in the British market, including a portfolio of wind assets. According to the article, the move came when the International Energy Agency said that tough economic conditions hinder nuclear power investments.


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