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Hinkley Point document library and useful links

 

The following area of the website provides a comprehensive list of important documents and website links related to EDF's proposed new nuclear build at Hinkley Point C.

Documents relating to the Planning Inspectorate's examination process can be viewed on the Planning Inspectorate's website 

Somerset County Council documents relating to the proposed new nuclear build at Hinkley Point C are as follows: 

July-11 
Somerset County Council covering letter for response to EDF consultation on highways (Stage 2b)

The County Council's covering letter for the consultation response to EDF's Proposed Changes to the Preferred Proposals including M5 Junction 24 and Highway Improvements in the Bridgwater Area. 

July-11
Somerset County Council technical response to EDF consultation on highways (Stage 2b)  

The County Council's technical response to EDF's Proposed Changes to the Preferred Proposals including M5 Junction 24 and Highway Improvements in the Bridgwater Area. 

June-11
Somerset County Council's non-technical interim transport assessment

The County Council commissioned a report looking into the potential impacts that Hinkley Point C would have on roads in the Bridgwater area. The following report provides a summary of the findings.

March-11
Somerset County Council final response to EDF key changes consultation (Stage 2a)   

The Council's final response to EDF's key changes consultation (Stage 2a). To view all the technical supporting papers, go to the Hinkley Point C Key Changes Consultation Response page.

Jan-11
Somerset County Council final response to revised National Energy Policy Statements  

The Council's final response to the goverment's consultation on the revised National Policy Statements for Energy Infrastructure. 

Oct-10
Somerset County Council final response to EDF Stage 2 consultation

The Council's final response to EDF's Stage 2 Consultation. To view all the technical supporting papers, go to the Hinkley Point C Stage 2 Response page.

 Nov-10
Correspondence relating to EDF's Stage 2 consultation An overview of correspondence received by Somerset County Council in relation to EDF's Stage 2 consultation. 

Feb-10
Somerset County Council final response to Draft National Energy Policy Statements The Council's response to the Government's Draft National Energy Policy Statements. 

Nov-09 
Somerset County Council final response to EDF Stage 1 consultation The Council's response to EDF's Stage 1 Consultation on initial proposals and options.  

Joint documents relating to the proposed new nuclear build at Hinkley Point C:

Oct-10
EDF Energy Stage 2 consultation response from all Somerset councils and SNEG 

A joint letter from all Somerset Councils and SNEG (Somerset Nuclear Energy Group) in response to EDF's Stage 2 consultation. 

Jun-10
Joint councils' response to EDF's Stage 2 'Statement of Community Consultation' 

Somerset County Council, Sedgemoor District Council and West Somerset Council joint response to 'EDF Energy, Plans for Nuclear New Build at Hinkley Point, Somerset - Revised Statement of Community Consultation and Stage 2 Consultation Strategy'.  

Jun-10
Microsoft Powerpoint Stage 1 Presentation to SNEG (Somerset Nuclear Energy Group) 

A presentation delivered to Somerset Nuclear Energy Group.

Oct-09
The Planning Performance Agreement 

The Planning Performance Agreement (PPA) between NNB Generation Company Limited (part of EDF Energy), Somerset County Council, West Somerset Council and Sedgemoor District Council. This document is a formal agreement which provides a framework to enable the Councils to respond and manage the additional demand for resources which result from the Hinkley Point C proposals.

Other documents:

Oct-10
Revised draft Nuclear National Policy Statement Volume 1 of 2 

The Department of Energy and Climate Change's revised Draft Nuclear National Policy Statement - Volume 1.  

Oct-10
Annexes to Revised draft Nuclear National Policy Statement Volume 2 of 2 

The Department of Energy and Climate Change's revised Draft Nuclear National Policy Statement - (Annexes) Volume 2.  

Jul-10 
EDF Stage 2 Exhibition Boards  

A copy of EDF's Stage 2 Exhibition Boards, which were used as part of their consultation events.

Planning Aid Leaflet on Nuclear Power Stations

 A leaflet produced by Planning Aid that helps to explain the consultation on National Policy Statements and Nuclear Power Stations.   

Nov-09 
Draft Nuclear National Policy Statement 

The Department of Energy and Climate Change's Draft Nuclear National Policy Statement. 

SNEG minutes:

The following documents detail the minutes from previous SNEG (Somerset Nuclear Energy Group) meetings.

SNEG 2009:
January 
February - no meeting
March 
April 
May 
June 
July 
August 
September 
October 
November 
December 

SNEG 2010:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December - no meeting

SNEG 2011:
January  
February
March
April
May

How to contact us 

The Major Energy Projects Team
Somerset County Council
County Hall
Taunton
Somerset
TA1 4DY
Contact no:  0300 123 2224  
email:  hinkley@somerset.gov.uk  

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