Horizon Nuclear names new boss

Horizon Nuclear Power has appointed Duncan Hawthorne as its new boss. He will take over as CEO from May, having spent 15 years as the head of Bruce Power in Canada, a big north American nuclear facilities company. He has been on the Horizon board since 2013, a few months after Hitachi took over the […]

Rolls Royce: Hinkley Point will be “transformational” for UK nuclear

Hinkley Point C could be “transformational” for the British nuclear industry, Rolls Royce’s President for Nuclear New Build predicted today. As the new nuclear power station won approval from the Government yesterday, Gordon Waddington (pictured) said a “burden of responsibility” came with providing “thousands and thousands of jobs”. Engineering firm Rolls Royce is making parts […]