Ed Davey is the Energy Minister pushing for this power station.
This article confirms that the rest of Europe is reverting to coal fired power stations, a policy that meets EU financial and environmental constraints. Davey, declared last month that coal was non-viable, and we must concentrate on shale gas and nuclear power.
Here's what he said before he became a minister in the coalition.
How do we know whether the Is building of this nuclear power station is good energy policy and economically sound. or just a political decision to keep in with China and France?
One thing seems sure, we won't get an honest answer out of Davey. He is just a mouth on a stick and doesn't give any impression of having a clue about his portfolio.