Is Rolls-Royce seeking to offload its civil nuclear business?

It is understood the proposed sale would not include its work on the Hinkley Point C project in the UK

Contract secured to deliver Hinkley Point C pumps

Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) and Scotland’s Weir Engineering Services have partnered to win the deal

Rolls-Royce inks deal for Hinkley backup power

It is supplying four diesel generator sets to provide power if there are any unplanned outages

Balfour Beatty bags £214m Hinkley Point C contract

It will link the new nuclear power station to the national grid

EDF: Hinkley Point C on track for next major milestone

This will involve the 4,500 tonne concrete platform to support the reactor buildings being built

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Ofgem confirms five-year price control for network companies

It is expected to deliver savings worth more than £5bn for consumers

National Grid given go-ahead for Hinkley nuclear project

Regulator Ofgem will, however, set the revenue the grid operator can earn from the transmission upgrade

South West contracts for Hinkley nuclear plant top £1.3bn

The project is expected to provide up to 64% of the value of construction contracts to companies in the UK

EU court dismisses Austrian challenge to UK Hinkley nuclear subsidies

It ruled the government’s contribution to the new nuclear plant in Somerset does not violate EU rules

UK energy secretary to visit Hinkley nuclear site at it hits new milestone

Around 250 apprentices are now working on the new facility, which is expected to provide 7% of the nation’s electricity needs