Kingsnorth Power Station Controversy

The Kingsnorth Power Station has always been controversial as e.on had wanted to install two coal fired power stations on the site. These plans have now been abandoned as the company looks to shut down the site with the possible loss of 123 jobs. This report from 2008 explains campaigners concerns.

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More Kent job losses

Energy company e.on has announced that Kings North Power Station in Kent is to close with the loss of a significant number of jobs. The site will close in March 2013.