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Deal close for new nuclear reactors

A Government spokesman has said that ministers are close to signing a deal for the proposed new nuclear reactors at Hinkley Point. Lord Marland said a planning application would be ready by December.

Could a deal for two new nuclear reactors at Hinkley Point be close? Credit: ITV West

Energy company EDF says construction work will create 25 thousand jobs. A further 900 people would be required to run the plant.

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