June, 2014

Nuclear Strike Price and the ‘Open and Transparent’ Energy Market

I previously posted the response from Michael Fallon (Minister of State for Business & Energy) to a number of questions I asked my MP (Peter Aldous). The question was about how the strike price for nuclear (£92.5/MWh) was justified given DECC’s own analysis of future electricity prices (shown graphically here). The response said that the […]


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Graphite Weight Loss at AGR Reactors

There have been several reports in the news1 about EDF wanting to raise the limits of the amount of graphite which can be lost from the moderator of the AGR nuclear reactors. As usual the reports seem to me to not give some very important information. Here are just a few points I think it […]


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The Equality Trust Wealth Tracker 2014



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