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Dungeness B nuclear plant operator wants safety limit raised

A key safety limit at one of Britain's nuclear power stations is being raised to allow the life of the reactor to be extended, the BBC has learned.

The regulator has agreed to increase the amount of weight graphite bricks at the core of the reactor at Dungeness B in Kent will be allowed to lose.

Rob Broomby reports.

  • 04 Jun 2014
  • From the section UK
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