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star this property date less than 2018-04-19more like thismore than 2018-04-19
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
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unstar this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
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star this property hansard heading Nuclear Power Stations: Construction more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what steps he is taking to protect the public purse from (a) risks and (b) liabilities during the construction of new nuclear power stations. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Brighton, Pavilion more like this
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Caroline Lucas more like this
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unstar this property answer text <p>The Government signed a Contract for Difference with EDF and CGN in September 2016. Under this agreement, the developer will fund the construction of the Hinkley Point C nuclear power station and bear associated risks and liabilities. Through this placement of construction related risks with the developer, the public purse is protected from the risks and liabilities arising from the construction of the Hinkley Point C nuclear power station.</p><p> </p><p>The Department laid a minute on 21 October 2015 outlining the liabilities that would be incurred by entering in to the contracts for Hinkley Point C. The minute can be found at:</p><p><a href="http://qna.files.parliament.uk/qna-attachments/425357%5Coriginal%5C20151021%20Minute%20to%20Parliament%20HPC%20contingent%20liabilities.docx" target="_blank">http://qna.files.parliament.uk/qna-attachments/425357%5Coriginal%5C20151021%20Minute%20to%20Parliament%20HPC%20contingent%20liabilities.docx</a></p><p> </p><p>The Government continues to engage with other developers on their proposals for new nuclear power stations, including financing. These discussions are commercially sensitive.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Watford more like this
star this property answering member printed Richard Harrington more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Richard Harrington more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Caroline Lucas more like this