The station is expected to generate seven per cent of the UK's energy over the next 60 years
Beijing says Japan should ‘exercise caution in its own words and deeds, and stop hyping up and interfering’ in a dispute some fear could lead to war
Two official reports have raised questions about the rising cost of the first new nuclear plant in a generation, if EDF finally agrees to build it
'It’s probably all over bar the shouting. How can EDF invest billions when there is so much uncertainty?'
'We know they don't really have a grip on the terrorist situation in Belgium,' a Green Party MEP has said
The British government would face huge embarrassment if Hinkley Point, intended as the first of three new mega power stations, was abandoned or postponed
Controversial power station is a key part of the Government's plan to 'make sure the lights stay on'
US has warned that China's 'massive land reclamation projects in the South China Sea and increasing militarization of these outposts fuels regional tension and raise serious questions about China's intentions'
Nanotechnology is so small it's measured in billionths of metres, and it is revolutionising every aspect of our lives
Nuclear power may well be a central component of our future energy needs – but not at any cost
The Big Question: An EDF executive has resigned over concerns the project could bring the company to financial meltdown
For the first time a court will investigate the failure of the Tokyo Electric Power Co to prevent the world’s worst nuclear accident since the Chernobyl disaster
For a man with a laminated manner and reasonably secure posh accent, Parkinson came from the plainest of northern working class backgrounds
Sources in France say decision on whether to give the green light to controversial project would be made on Wednesday
The Chinese state is playing a key role in the UK's nuclear power ambitions, too