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Hinkley Point C

Hinkley Point C in spotlight as taxpayers foot £12.4bn bill

See on Scoop.it – Beat The Cowboy Builder The financing behind Hinkley Point C has been called into question today by an influential think tank. According to the Westminster-based think tank, CentreForum, the private financing behind the project will cost British consumers £12.4bn more over 35 years than government backed procurement. The think tank said the lack of government investment will result in Hinkley Point C needing an additional bill of at least £15 a year per UK household “for a generation, [...]