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Community Fund

As the Bradwell B Project, we want to support our local area through providing small grants to local initiatives and projects.  As such we have partnered up with Essex Community Foundation who will be administering this fund on our behalf.

Find out more about the criteria and submit an application

Community Newsletters

CGN and EDF Energy are committed to keeping the community updated about the progress of Bradwell B. Part of this includes the letters and newsletters that we send broadly across north Essex. You can see a link to updates since October 2017 below

Press release: Taishan Unit 1 nuclear power plant enters commercial operation

Highly significant step forward for EPR technology being deployed at Hinkley Point C.

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Press release: UK HPR1000 nuclear technology design successfully moves into next phase of UK approval process

The next phase of the approval process for UK HPR1000 nuclear technology design begins

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Bradwell B workers help restore important WW2 monument

A team of workers from Bradwell B have given up their time to maintain a historic landmark in the area.

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Press release: Two years after contracts were signed, Hinkley Point C continues to power ahead

Hinkley Point C is Bradwell B’s sister project. It is already being built in Somerset following around seven years of planning and development. The below article relates to Hinkley Point C.

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Bradwell B Community Newsletter – August 2018

In August 2018, CGN and EDF Energy produced a newsletter providing an update on the Bradwell B project.

You can see the August 2018 newsletter here.

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Investigative works update – March 2018

Dear Resident, Update on site investigative works at Bradwell B BRB GenCo Ltd. commenced early site investigations at the proposed Bradwell B site (BRB) in December 2017. Following Maldon District Council’s approval of our planning application for more intrusive works, including the use of boreholes, we plan to start these further activities in March 2018. […]

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Community Update Letter – October 2017

Dear Resident Update on new nuclear power station proposals at Bradwell Further to our November 2015 letter, when we explained our intention to develop proposals for a new nuclear power station at Bradwell-on-Sea, Essex, we wanted to provide you with an update on our progress. There are many consents and permissions required before you can […]

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