EDF Deal Should Be Made Public – EADT Article


Jonathon Porritt, former FOE director and founder of the non-profit Forum for the Future, has slammed government proposals to guarantee a minimum price for the electricity generated by EDF Energy for the next 30-40 years, comparing it to making a £50 billion bet on the wholesale price of energy in 2050. Forum for the Future has written to the PM asking for a comprehensive register of risks to the proposal and a detailed plan of how they are to be managed before signing a contract with EDF for Hinkley C.