NuGen showcases a year of progress at Moorside

NuGen has produced a film showcasing a year of progress on the site of the Moorside Project to build Europe’s largest new nuclear power station. During the last year, essential physical investigation works have been underway which will inform the design and layout of the site and support license applications for Moorside’s three AP1000® [...]

2018-03-18T21:49:01+00:00December 14th, 2016|News|

NuGen makes Christmas donation to Cumbria Youth Alliance

NuGen has donated £2,000 to Cumbria Youth Alliance (CYA) to help fund a series of festive events and activities arranged for the victims of Storm Desmond and the Cumbrian floods. Close to the first anniversary of the storm, Kathryn Booth handed over the cheque to NuGen’s long-term charity partner ahead of a week [...]

2018-03-18T21:49:28+00:00December 9th, 2016|News|

NuGen extends successful alliance with PricewaterhouseCoopers

NuGen, the British developer taking forward Europe’s largest new nuclear power station at Moorside in Cumbria, this week announced the continuation of a successful partnership with advisors PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). NuGen has worked closely with the globally-recognised advisors during the past two years, which has seen NuGen treble its workforce, relocate to Manchester and power [...]

2018-03-18T21:49:28+00:00November 23rd, 2016|News|

NuGen speaks at IAEA conference on Nuclear Knowledge Management

Jean Francois Schifflers and Clive Bright from NuGen’s Design Authority were invited speakers at the third IAEA International Conference on Nuclear Knowledge Management. Hosted earlier this month at the International Atomic Energy Authority's (IAEA) headquarters in Vienna - the conference involved over 500 delegates, representing over 30 member state countries, including nuclear plant [...]

2018-03-18T21:49:28+00:00November 22nd, 2016|News|

NuGen scoops two awards at the Chartered Institute of Public Relations awards

NuGen, the U.K. nuclear new build developer, has scooped two prestigious awards at a top Public Relations award ceremony. NuGen, along with long-time communications agency partner Marick, won two awards in the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) North West PRide awards - recognising excellence and innovation in communication campaigns. NuGen won silver awards [...]

2018-03-18T21:49:28+00:00November 4th, 2016|News|

NuGen CEO tells Economic Affairs Committee about momentum behind Moorside Project

NuGen’s CEO, Tom Samson, gave evidence to the House of Lords Economic Affairs Committee on the Economics of UK Energy Policy yesterday – speaking about the company’s Moorside Project. Facing questions from the Committee, Tom spoke about the progress and momentum behind the project to develop three Westinghouse AP1000® reactors in West Cumbria which, [...]

2018-03-18T21:49:28+00:00November 3rd, 2016|News|

NuGen Joins WANO

NuGen has joined the World Association of Nuclear Operators (WANO), the international organisation that supports nuclear operators in the pursuit of excellence in nuclear safety and reliability. NuGen is in the development phase of its Moorside Project to build a new nuclear power station in West Cumbria which, when operational, will generate up [...]

2018-03-18T21:49:28+00:00November 1st, 2016|News|

‘This is NuGen’

NuGen has launched a short film entitled ‘This is NuGen’ to help explain the exciting project to build a new nuclear power station in West Cumbria. The film stars NuGen’s Leanne Hayward, an Environmental Advisor at the Company’s Manchester offices, who talks about why she believes the Moorside Project will “have a positive impact [...]

2018-03-18T21:49:29+00:00October 18th, 2016|News|

Energy Conference sparks enthusiasm for science

Over a hundred students from schools across Copeland came together at NuGen’s Bright Sparks Schools’ Energy Conference last week. Year 10 and 11 students from Whitehaven Academy, St Benedict’s and Millom School have spent the last academic year working on projects focused around low-carbon electricity - linked to science, technology, engineering and maths [...]

2018-03-18T21:49:29+00:00October 4th, 2016|News|