EDF to furlough Hinkley Point workers due to Covid-19

30 March 2020 (Last Updated March 30th, 2020 14:26)

French energy provider EDF has decided to halve the number of workers at its Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant as a response to the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic.

EDF’s decision to reduce the number of workers to 2,000 in the Somerset plant was announced on Tuesday and was widely reported over the weekend.

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