There must be greater central Government oversight and coordinated planning of all proposed ‘Energy Coast’ projects.
China General Nuclear (a Chinese state-controlled company) is not a reliable partner. There are security concerns, and state investment is used by China to wield political inﬂuence.
Spent fuel will be kept onsite - there is no long-term nuclear waste facility available.
There are ﬁnancing uncertainties, and any new ﬁnance model will require legislation.